EPA Science Advisory Board Staff

Overview of the Panel Formation Process

The SAB Staff Office is responsible for forming advisory panels on technical advisory activities of interest to EPA.

The SAB Staff Office booklet, Overview of the Panel Formation Process at the Environmental Protection Agency Science Advisory Board, September 2002 (EPA-SAB-EC-02-010) (PDF, 9 pp., 113 kb, About PDF Files) provides a general introduction to the EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB) and one key part of its advisory process: forming advisory panels and making decisions about conflict of interest and balance among panelists.

For more detail, the SAB Staff Office has also provided: