AOAC’s Stakeholder Program on Agent Detection Assays (SPADA) is focused on developing the biothreat agent detection standards needed by government agencies and first response bodies.
Are you interested in contributing to a funded scientific initiative? The AOAC Stakeholder Program on Agent Detection Assays (SPADA) is currently developing SMPRs and validation guidelines for amplicon sequencing methods and is looking for new members to join the working group. To apply, simply fill out the application form and share your statement of expertise along with a brief CV or resume. You can also sign up for the SPADA mailing list through the same application. Your involvement in this exciting program is greatly appreciated.