Raising awareness of EU ‐ US Biological and Medical Sciences Cooperation
Brussels, May 15, 2012 – On the initiative of Seán Kelly, Member of the European Parliament, a series of
biomedical sciences cooperation seminars will be held in Washington DC. These meetings aim to
encourage further dialogue on international Science Interaction between members of the US Congress,
officials from EU Institutions, and leading international scientists as well as their industry partners. A staff
briefing in the US Congress on US ‐EU IT and Medical Sciences Research Infrastructures will round off the
sequence of seminars and presentations. European Research Infrastructures and scientific initiatives will
be presented on the 4 th – 6 th of June 2012.