Several staffs served as consultants
and advisors in various national government agencies
and international organizations. For example, Prof.
Zheng Xiaoying was invited to be the Principal Scientist
in the National Population and Family Planning Commission
" China Birth Defects Intervention Project "
, the Principal Scientist in the "China Genetic
and Environmental Control Studies on Birth Defects"
of the National Basic Research and Development Project
(the "973" Project), and the Consultant
on Middle and Long-term Strategic Development of the
Ministry of Science and Technology.