Media Advisory -- Special Committees At Virginia Tech To Meet Feb. 24

BLACKSBURG, Va., Feb. 20, 2003 – The Special Committee on Research of the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors and the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) Policy Committee will meet on Monday, Feb. 24. The Research Committee will meet at 10 a.m. in 2100 Torgersen Board Room on the Virginia Tech campus and the VBI Policy Committee will meet at 1 p.m. in the same location.

The research committee will receive an update on research funding, major research initiatives, critical technologies, and life sciences.

The VBI agenda includes an overview of research initiatives, faculty recruiting report, financial report, and a report on government affairs.