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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 or Premier Plus members are welcomed to explore potential appointment to one of SLAS’s three councils.
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.
Kamran Honarnejad, Fraunhofer ITEM - Chair
Jonathan O'Connell, Velo Health - Vice-Chair
Sammy Datwani, Consultant - Board Liaison
Marc Bickle, MPI-CBG
John Thomas Bradshaw, Artel
Bob Campbell, Twentyeight-seven Therapeutics
Ed Chow, National University of Singapore
Melanie Leveridge, GlaxoSmithKline
Louis Scampavia, Scripps Research
Jonathan Wingfield, AstraZeneca
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.
Eberhard Krausz, ChemBioCon - Chair
Kenda Evans, Agilent - Vice Chair
Michelle Arkin, University of California, San Francisco - Board Liaison
Phillip Gribbon, Fraunhofer IME
Jorg Kutter, University of Copenhagen
Amanda Lembke, Amgen
Dana Vanderwall, Bristol Myers Squibb
Erik Werner, University of California, Irvine
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.
Severine Tamas-Lhoustau, Novoptim - Board Liaison
Sheraz Gul, Fraunhofer IME
Grace Mangialardi, Sciex
Constantin Radu, Molecular Devices, LLC
Burkhard Schaefer, BSSN Software
Daniel Sipes, Strateos, Inc.
Premier members are invited to contribute their expertise to one of SLAS’s nine committees. Click the committee name to read the charter.
Discover many ways to use your skills, interests and periods of availability for SLAS that do not require participation on a committee or council: