The National Gene Technology Regulatory Scheme is currently under national review and is in the open consultation phase.
The Review will be forward looking and will consider appropriate policy settings in an environment of rapidly changing technology. The intention is to strengthen and improve Australia’s gene technology scheme with settings that will be suitable into the future.
Members of the University community are encouraged to view the background paper and explanatory material on the OGTR website. https://consultations.health.gov.au/health-systems-policy-division/genetechreview2017/
Internal submissions can be submitted to the University IBC (email@example.com) for collation of a University of Adelaide submission. Deadline for internal submissions is Tuesday September 12, 2017.
Individual submissions can be made directly via the OGTR until Friday 15 September 2017. The University’s IBC (firstname.lastname@example.org) would appreciate receiving a copy of submissions made.