Biology and Security National Symposium

Starting Date: 07-11-2004
Ending Date: 07-15-2004

The George Washington University
Washington, District of Columbia 20052
United States
The Biology and Security National Symposium will provide high school and lower-level undergraduate students a unique opportunity to examine, in-depth, the implications of this cutting-edge issue. This year's symposium will bring together students from around the country for an introduction to the historical and future implications of biology and security by prominent experts in the field.

The symposium will feature leadership sessions and team-building activities, as well as lectures, panels and group discussions on important topics in biology and security, including:

-Prevention of Bioterrorist Attacks
-Public Health Preparedness
-History and Science of Biological Weapons
-International Cooperation
-Balancing Scientific Openness and National Security in Biological Research

The registration deadline is June 18, 2004. For more information on the event, please visit and check under "Events". If you have any questions or would like to receive brochures on the event, please contact Jessi Steinitz at
Geographical Scope: National

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