Advocacy and Policy

Association of American Medical Colleges
Washington Highlights

American Academy of Pediatrics
AAP Committee on Genetics

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

American Public Health Association

Bio: Biotechnology and Industry Organization
Covers issues and initiatives such as bioethics and biomedical research, intellectual property and patenting, tax and fiscal policies, and regulatory policies. Includes articles on gene patenting, genetic discrimination, gene therapy

Cancer Legislative Information from the Center for Disease Control (CDC)

Council for Responsible Genetics

National Breast Cancer Coalition
Advocacy organization tracks legislative activities, news about breast cancer, and fact sheets. Find out how your state representatives vote on related issues and read about activities and legislation on Capitol Hill. They are currently following Genetic Discrimination and Patients Bill of Rights, as well as many other issues.

National Partnership for Women and Families

Washington Fax: A Daily Science Policy News Service
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This page last updated on January 10, 2003.