Board of the General Assembly
The Board of the General Assembly (BGA) is a part of the International Union of Physiological Sciences (IUPS), responsible to the IUPS General Assembly (GA) and its Executive Council, and operates under the auspices of the IUPS Constitution and Bylaws.
The BGA was established for the following three purposes:
- To increase and expand the ability of the GA to play continuing, active roles in the management and operation of IUPS during the periods between the quadrennial full meetings of the GA that take place at IUPS Congresses.
- To contribute to increased and wider participation in organizational direction and policy- making through a reasonable balance in its membership between representatives of both the larger and smaller participating societies in IUPS and between representatives from the different regions of the world.
- To have rights and responsibilities with respect to several areas of IUPS activity as specified.
India - Indian National Science Academy Chair - Board of the General Assembly Jayasree Sengupta