Last updated on: 9/11/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

American Association for the Advancement of Science Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Apr. 2002

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“The American Association for the Advancement of Science,
‘Triple A-S’ (AAAS), is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator, leader, spokesperson and professional association. In addition to organizing membership activities, AAAS publishes the journal Science, as well as many scientific newsletters, books and reports, and spearheads programs that raise the bar of understanding for science worldwide.”

“About AAAS,” AAAS website (accessed Sep. 11, 2007)

Mission:

“The non-profit AAAS is open to all and fulfills its mission to ‘advance science and serve society’ through initiatives in science policy; international programs; science education; and more.”

“About AAAS,” AAAS website (accessed Sep. 11, 2007)

Other:
Nonprofit 501(c)(3)