Advisory Bodies
This page provides links to institutions that provide scientific information to decision makers (science for policy) or advise decision makers about the proper use and regulation of emerging science and technology.

General
Federal Advisory Committee Act

Biomedical Science and Technology
National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity (NSABB)
President's Council on Bioethics
Secretary's Advisory Committee on Xenotransplantation
Secretary's Advisory Committee on Genetics, Health, and Society

Environment
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
Office of Cooperative Environmental Management (OCEM) (serves as the secretariat for all of EPA's federal advisory committees)
National Advisory Council for Environmental Policy and Technology (NACEPT) (under the OCEM)

Science and Technology (General)
President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
United States Office of Science and Technology Policy
Technology Administration (plays an advocacy role at the interface of government and private sector for technology and economic growth)