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Give back to the life sciences discovery and technology community by volunteering your time and expertise to our dynamic, member-driven organization. SLAS provides opportunities to get involved at many different levels:
Premier members are welcomed to explore potential appointment to one of SLAS’s three councils.
Estimated Time Commitment: 20-30 hours/year
The Knowledge Content and Delivery Council is charged with advancing the Society’s exempt purpose and strategic plan via the development and/or delivery of scientific and educational content to support the SLAS Community on a global scale.
Brian O'Sullivan, HighRes Biosolutions - Chair
Bob Campbell, Twentyeight-seven Therapeutics
Ed Chow, National University of Singapore
J. Colin Cox, Strateos
Amy Kallmerten - Stewardship
Jonathan O'Connell, Dewpoint Therapeutics
Mario Richter, AbbVie
Brinton Seashore-Ludlow, Karolinska Institutet
Dana Vanderwall, Schrödinger
The Membership and Engagement Council is charged with advancing the Society’s exempt purpose and strategic plan by identifying trends and needs in the SLAS Community and among potential customers. The MEC will direct respective committees to respond to support the SLAS Community on a global scale.
Kenda Evans, Agilent - Chair
Maximilian Benz, BASF - Ad Hoc Member
David Jennions, GRAIL
Amanda Lembke, Amgen
Mariafrancesca Scalise, University of Calabria
Kim Titus, Corning Life Sciences - Board Liaison
The Strategic Relations Council is charged with advancing the Society’s exempt purpose and strategic plan by identifying external facing opportunities that would address trends or meet the needs of the SLAS Community and among potential customers. The Strategic Relations Council will direct respective committees to respond to support the SLAS Community on a global scale.
Robert Damoiseaux, UCLA
Ash Jogalekar, Strateos
Claire Rhodes, Waters
Mario Richter, AbbVie
Premier members are invited to contribute their expertise to one of SLAS’s nine committees. Click the committee name to read the charter. Estimated Time Commitment: 10-15 hours/year
Discover many ways to use your skills, interests and periods of availability for SLAS that do not require participation on a committee or council: