NIOSH Board of Scientific Counselors
Updated August 21, 2020
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Board of Scientific Counselors (BSC) is a federal advisory committeeexternal icon created to provide advice and guidance to the Director of NIOSH. The primary activity of the Committee is to provide advice on NIOSH’s occupational safety and health research and prevention programs. The BSC also advises on standards of scientific excellence, current needs in the field of occupational safety and health, and the applicability and dissemination of research findings. See NIOSH Board of Scientific Counselors for more information. Materials presented and distributed during BSC meetings can be viewed on NIOSH Docket 278.