Microbiologists don’t need any help when it comes to unpicking health research and evidence. Many of us encounter it on a daily basis, whether first-hand through lab work or through reading journal articles and reviews. However, the story is different… Read More ›
The 28th of March marked the first SfAM ‘Policy Corner’ at the 7th ECS Research Symposium (although not technically in a corner). Myself and Chris, supported by SfAM’s Policy Subcommittee, wanted to use this opportunity to show our early career… Read More ›
The UK Government is seeking an “ambitious agreement” for future science collaboration with the European Union. So, what’s on the agenda and what can you do to help?
Katie Beckett from Regulatory Delivery joined us at Policy Lunchbox to shed some light on Access and Benefit Sharing of genetic resources. Since 22 May 2016, the UK has been Party to the heftily-titled ‘Nagoya Protocol on Access to… Read More ›
On Wednesday 15th March, five of our ECS members travelled to Westminster to represent SfAM at the RSB-organised Voice of the Future event. Set in the middle of British Science Week, this unique Q&A session gave young researchers and students the chance to grill MPs and government officials on science and engineering policy. Our policy officer, Chris, reports on the day.