December 22, 2011
The American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) Public Policy Office is pleased to announce that it will conduct a policy and communications training workshop at the Botany 2012 meetings in Columbus, Ohio in July. The workshop, "Influencing Science Policymakers: A Workshop for Students and Early Career Scientists" will provide participants with an introduction to the skills and techniques needed to be effective advocates for science and the scientific profession. The workshop is scheduled for Sunday, July 8. Additional information about the workshop and the meeting, including information about how to register for the workshop and Botany 2012, is available on the conference web site (http://www.2012.botanyconference.org/).