Subcommittees

Our subcommittees are lead by YSSD members, taking initiative on topics important to us and our world: 
 
  • Science Funding Committee: dedicated to advocacy efforts involving the funding of scientific research and education
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee: dedicated to advocacy efforts involving making science and academia more inclusive and welcoming to diverse groups traditionally underrepresented in STEM
  • Environmental Justice Committee: dedicated to advocacy efforts involving climate change, implementing cleaner fuel alternatives, and communication of the issues at hand to the public
  • Preserving Science in Policy Making Committee: dedicated to advocacy efforts involving fighting for science and evidence-based knowledge in governance
  • Vaccine Communication Committee: dedicated to advocacy efforts involving stopping the spread of misinformation surrounding vaccines through science communication with the public (presently focused on providing information about the COVID-19 vaccines).