The BCDD is a Tel Aviv University research center under TAU President Prof. Joseph Klafter’s patronage.

An academic board was appointed to include the academic director together with representatives of the four relevant TAU faculties (Medicine, Life Sciences, Exact Sciences and Engineering).

An International Advisory Board for the BCDD is appointed, to comprise five experts in the drug development field. The Committee’s primary responsibility is to select and monitor the BCDD’s scientific projects and initiatives including reviewing outcomes and measuring success. The Board is meeting once per year on the TAU campus to review previous and proposed research activity and issue recommendations.