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Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC)

Upcoming Meetings

The following meetings are virtual. 

Homeland Security Subcommittee Meeting

August 20-21, 2020 


Safe & Sustainable Water Resources Subcommittee Meeting

October 28-29, 2020 ​     

Past BOSC Meetings

Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC)

EPA’s Office of Research and Development (ORD)

The Office of Research and Development (ORD) is the scientific research arm of EPA, whose leading-edge research helps provide the solid underpinning of science and technology for the Agency. ORD supports six National Research Programs that identify the most pressing environmental health research needs with input from EPA offices, partners, and stakeholders. Read the Science Matters newsletter to learn about the exciting research being conducted by EPA scientists.

Public Involvement

BOSC meetings are open to the public. Members of the public may attend meetings, submit comments for the BOSC to consider, or make a short presentation. Find out more about Public Involvement.