Press Releases

August 2015

* * PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE * *

Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission

 WHAT:          The Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission (Commission) will hold a regular meeting on August 28, 2015. The Commission may go into closed session (see note).

Established as an independent unit within the Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO), the Commission has set up criteria, standards and requirements to administer the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund in accordance with the Maryland Stem Cell Research Act of 2006.

The Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund has been established to promote state-funded stem research. With a $9.4 million budget for FY 2015, the Commission will support grants to public and private entities in the State. For more information about the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund and a list of Commission members, please visit www.mscrf.org

NOTE:                        The Commission may, in open session, follow the required procedures to go into closed session, which will be limited to matters that are permissibly discussed in closed session under the Maryland Open Meetings Act. For more information, please refer to www.oag.state.md.us/opengov/index.htm.

WHEN:                       August 28, 2015

 TIME:                         2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

 WHERE:                    UMB BioPark – Building 2 Conference Room
801 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

DIRECTIONS:           Visit http://www.umbbiopark.com/contact.aspx?details=0for directions.

The parking garage is located on West Baltimore Street.