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Belgian Federal Science Policy Company Profile

10:12 EDT 18th September 2018 | 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


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OIP Teams with Hydroid to Collaborate on the Belgian MOD MCM Toolbox Programme

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All science should inform policy and regulation. John P. A. Ioannidis at PLoS

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Science Enthusiasts Call for Science-based Biotech Policies in Uganda

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Inside the OSTP: Q&A With a Senior Science Policy Advisor

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Policy Shift On Stem Cell Research May Produce Effect Overseas

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Student science policy groups receive microgrants to engage public and candidates for elections

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New science policy set to strengthen national security

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Belgian Biotech gets a €40M Boost to Keep up in the CAR-T Race

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Cost-effectiveness of PCV13 vaccination in Belgian adults aged 65-84 years at elevated risk of pneumococcal infection.

The Belgian Superior Health Council (SHC) recently added a 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) to its recommendations for adult pneumococcal vaccination. This study addresses the policy q...

Federal funding for syringe exchange in the US: Explaining a long-term policy failure.

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Development of clinical pharmacy in Belgian hospitals through pilot projects funded by the government.

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The need for a formalised system of Quality Control for environmental policy-science.

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Forensic science policy and the question of governmental University research quality assessment.

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Improving STEM Outcomes for Young Children With Language Learning Disabilities

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Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Patients With Long-term Response to Regorafenib

The aim of this local NIS(Non-Interventional Study) is to determine the proportion of Belgian patients with a duration of treatment(DoT) to Stivarga of 4 months or more in relation to the ...

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...

Federal Evaluation of Selected Programs for Expectant and Parenting Youth

Under contract to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Mathematica Policy Research is conducting an impact study of Healthy Families Healthy Futures in Houston, Texas f...

Evaluation of the Research to Policy Collaboration Model

This work aims to evaluate an approach for improving federal legislators' use of evidence—known as the Research-to-Policy Collaboration (RPC) - which seeks to address known barriers to p...

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