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Science and the Parliament 2013

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Conference
13 November 2013, 11:30am: Free
at Our Dynamic Earth, 112-116 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh EH8 8AS
for MSPs, policy makers and scientists
Iain Gordon speaking to politicians at Science and the Parliament 2012

Researchers from the James Hutton Institute will join others from across Scotland at this annual event for MSPs and policy makers at Our Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh. It is organised by the Royal Society of Chemistry and this year has the theme of health.

Professor David Miller will be highlighting our research on urban green space and its benefits for health and wellbeing and Dr Julie Graham will focus on our blueberry breeding work. James Hutton Institute Director of Science Excellence, Professor Colin Campbell, will also be taking part in one of the panel discussions.

More details and registration can be found on the Royal Society of Chemistry website.


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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.