Informational (lunchtime) Workshops

The following workshops are sponsored by RSA, open to all registrants and are extremely informative.

  

LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY WORKSHOP

The annual Legislative Advocacy Workshop is organized by the Government Affairs and Advocacy Committee (GAAC) and will be held on Monday, June 21st at 11:45am.  Each year the committee selects a topic of critical importance to RSA members and the interests of all alcohol researchers.  All are welcome to attend the workshop, but a limited number of box lunches (ticket required) will be available. 

To secure a ticket for a box lunch; while quantities last, select the Legislative Advocacy Workshop option when registering for the meeting (registration opens in March).

 

DIVERSITY COMMITTEE WORKSHOP  

The Diversity Committee hosts an open meeting at lunchtime; which will be held Monday, June 21st at 11:45am. Up to 75 individuals have attended the meeting, although some come for only part of the time. The meeting has been highly productive in helping to formulate a vision for the Diversity Committee and to plan specific diversity-related activities.  All are welcome to attend the workshop, but a limited number of box lunches (ticket required) will be available. 

To secure a ticket for a box lunch; while quantities last, select the Diversity Committee Workshop option when registering for the meeting (registration opens in March).

 

ANIMAL RESEARCH & ETHICS COMMITTEE WORKSHOP

The Animal Research and Ethics Committee hosts an open meeting at lunchtime; which will be held Tuesday, June 22nd at 11:00am. The purpose is to increase awareness and advocacy efforts on the vital role for animal research in the scientific study of alcohol use and misuse in society.  Current advocacy efforts and pending legislation that threatens animal research will be discussed.  All are welcome to attend the workshop, but a limited number of box lunches (ticket required) will be available. 

To secure a ticket for a box lunch; while quantities last, select the Animal Research and Eithics Committee Workshop option when registering for the meeting (registration opens in March). 

  

GRANTS SKILLS WORKSHOP

The 24th annual Grants Skills Workshop will be held on Tuesday, June 22nd at 11:00am.

The Education Committee organizes this workshop to provide career-related information to both junior and senior investigators and to promote interactions between RSA and NIAAA.  All are welcome to attend the workshop, but a limited number of box lunches (ticket required) will be available. 

To secure a ticket for a box lunch; while quantities last, select the Grants Skills Workshop option when registering for the meeting (registration opens in March).