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Belgian Federal Science Policy Company Profile

20:37 EDT 24th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

Our identity: The Belgian Federal Science Policy Office was previously known as the 'Federal Office for Scientific, Technical and Cultural Affairs' (OSTC). This name change follows the Copernic reform of Belgium's federal administration.
The department's interventions cover a very broad area. It manages an annual budget of about 517 million euro. Today, it has some 2.700 staff, 33% of whom are university graduates (Federal average: 19%) and 55% of whom are contractual staff. There are more or less equal numbers of women and men.

Our values: impartiality, the service of common interest, a long term vision, efficiency, knowledge and competence... are our core values. The Federal Science Policy Office wants tobe a Federal innovative administration, where creativity and excellence are at their best in supporting the policy decision making and the services to the citizens.

Location

Rue de la Science 8 Wetenschapsstraat
Brussels
B-1000
Belgium

Contact

Phone: 32 (0)2 238 34 11
Fax: 32 (0)2 230 59 12
Email: www@belspo.be


News Articles [2079 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Cannabis Science, Inc. Receives U.S. Federal Government Clearance to Receive U.S. Federal Government Contracts

IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/26/17 -- Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC PINK: CBIS), a U.S. company specializing in the development of cannabinoid-based medicines, has received U.S. Federal Governm...

Belgian Biotech Starts Human Trials for a Potential Type 1 Diabetes Cure

Imcyse will run its first clinical trial testing a specific immunotherapy that could finally provide a cure to autoimmune diseases. Imcyse, a Belgian biotech spun out from the Katholieke Universitei...

Belgian I-O startup targeting 'cold' tumors appoints new VP, eyes US expansion

Belgian biotech firm iTeos Therapeutics has appointed a new vice president of corporate development,…

eMission control: Technology, science, policy crux of the matter

The effective reduction of air pollution will hinge on three factors: technology, science and policy. Not surprising since it is through technological innovation, scientific discovery and policymaking...

NSF Reiterates Policy on Teaching Good Research Habits Despite Its Limitations

(Science) – The National Science Foundation (NSF) in Arlington, Virginia, has decided to double down on its implementation of a congressionally mandated policy aimed at reducing research miscond...

Dutch Biotech could treat Dyslipidemia with Belgian Nanobody

Argenx’ partner Staten Biotechnology has published results that present a drug licensed from the Belgian biotech as a promising approach to control blood lipid levels. Staten Biotechnology is a ...

Belgian Biotech Passes Go and May Collect €290M for Arthritis Drug’s Progress

Galapagos has received another tranche of €290M in milestones as Servier exercises its option to develop its osteoarthritis candidate, GLPG1972. Galapagos, the Belgian biotech that made its way ont...

Belgian Biotech Grows its Pipeline of Immuno-Oncology Therapies

Oncurious has licensed five immuno-oncology candidates developed at VIB to expand its pipeline of cancer therapies. The young Belgian biotech Oncurious has decided to step up its game through an agree...

PubMed Articles [1875 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

American Geriatrics Society Policy Priorities for New Administration and 115(th) Congress.

In a recent letter sent to then President-Elect Trump and to Senate and House leaders, the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) addressed federal programs and policies that are important to the health, i...

Federal and State Responses to Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking: The Evolution of Policy.

Domestic minor sex trafficking (DMST) is a rapidly growing problem in the United States, yet legislative efforts to address victim needs have begun only recently. DMST is an issue that spans several a...

Federal Policies and Programs to Expand Employment Services Among Individuals with Serious Mental Illnesses.

Previous studies suggest that providing employment services to individuals with serious mental illnesses can help them obtain competitive, real-world employment. However, these services are still not ...

Shaping Health Policy for Low-Income Populations: An Assessment of Public Comments in a New Medicaid Waiver Process.

Since the Supreme Court decided that the Affordable Care Act's (ACA) Medicaid expansion is optional for the states, several have obtained federal approval to use Section 1115 waivers to expand Medicai...

The policy work of piloting: Mobilising and managing conflict and ambiguity in the English NHS.

In spite of their widespread use in policy making in the UK and elsewhere, there is a relatively sparse literature specifically devoted to policy pilots. Recent research on policy piloting has focused...

Clinical Trials [521 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Acupuncture in the Complementary Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus Type II

This is a randomized clinical research, with triple blinded multicenter involving the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, through the School of Nursing Anna Nery, as a proponent and rese...

OPALS Cardiac Arrest Database (OCAD)

To provide the infrastructure to answer prehospital research questions posed by scientists at academic health science centers and policy makers at multiple levels of government.

Clinical Outcome After Escalation and De-escalation of Adalimumab in Real Life in Ulcerative Colitis

This retrospective multi-centric Belgian observational trial will involve all patients who have initiated adalimumab for moderate-to-severe ulcerative colitis prior to September 1st 2015 i...

CAPRELSA® REGISTRY: a Belgian Registry to Evaluate the Use of Vandetanib (Caprelsa®) in Current Clinical Practice

In this registry it is planned to include all Belgian patients diagnosed with aggressive and symptomatic unresectable locally advanced or metastatic Medullary Thyroid Cancer (MTC) who have...

Belgian Real Life Non-interventional Study (NIS) on Xarelto in Non-valvular Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Patients Treated for the Prevention of Stroke and Systemic Embolism

The objective of this NIS is to assess in a real-life setting, usage patterns and associated outcomes in the management (healthcare resource utilisation and associated costs) of patients w...

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National Black Caucus of State Legislators

The National Black Caucus of State Legislators (NBCSL) is a membership association representing over 600 African American state legislators from 45 states, the District of Columbi...

Academy of Finland

The Academy of Finland provides funding for high-quality scientific research, serves as an expert in science and science policy, and strengthens the position of science and research.The Academy is com...

BIOCOM

BIOCOM is a premiere life science industry association representing more than 470 member companies in San Diego and Southern California. The association focuses on initiatives that positively influenc...

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