Are scientists involved in developing their country’s protocol?

Posted by anon on 05/30/2019.

How can scientists get involved to share their views and experiences so that the protocol is implemented with awareness of their situations?

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  1. admin

    Yes, they definitely do! Sometimes there are calls for public comment or opinions. You can also write anytime to a national focal point expressing your viewpoint as a member of your scientific community and a stakeholder in the development of policies. Our focal point in the USA is Dr. Stephanie Aktipis who can be reached at

  2. editor

    In some, yes. Generally countries are encouraged to involve all of their stakeholders, including the scientific community. In practice, most countries are still at an early stage.

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