DSECT Program Committees
The DSECT program has oversight from six committees:
Program Advisory Committee
The mentor group includes scientists with backgrounds in biochemistry, molecular medicine, biomedical sciences, pharmacology, clinical pharmacology, geriatrics, internal medicine, family medicine, pharmacy, nursing, sociology, population health, gerontology, pharmacoeconomics, epidemiology and biostatistics. The reach of disciplines that trainees can expect to interact with is also wider as others from local, national, and international networks will be invited to participate in various aspects of the program curricula.
Colla Jean MacDonald
The DSECT Steering Committee is responsible for overseeing the entire DSECT program, including recruitment, application review, curriculum, evaluation, mentorship, and budget. The steering committee includes representatives from each of the Drug Safety and Effectiveness Network (DSEN) research teams, DSECT alumni, and members-at-large.
DSECT has four additional committees under the guidance of the steering committee: