The Committee

The Parliamentary and Scientific Committee, founded in 1939, is a major focus for scientific and technological issues providing a liaison between Parliamentarians and scientific bodies, science-based industry and the academic world.

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Next Meeting:

The Coronavirus Pandemic resulted in the postponement of the P&SC’s Discussion Meetings in March, May and June 2020.

We have created an extra meeting in the Autumn with a view to preserving the bulk of our programme for this year, and will endeavour to increase the number of meetings in 2021.

Monday 14th September 2020 – 17.30
Discussion Meeting on Non-Tumour Cancers and Precision Medicine and Genome Mapping

Monday 26th October 2020 – 17.30
Discussion Meeting on Sources, health benefits and global challenges of protein
In partnership with the Nutrition Society

Monday 9th November 2020 – 17.30
Discussion Meeting on Healthy Ageing
In partnership with the Physiological Society

Tuesday 24th November 2020
Annual Lunch, House of Lords

Monday 7th December 2020 – 09.30 to 12.30
Discussion Meeting on Autonomous Transport
including Christmas Refreshments

Last Meeting:

In partnership with the Institute of Acoustics
‘Noise, Sound and Acoustics’

Monday 24 February, 5.30pm – Grimond Room, Portcullis House.

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Download Presentation – Stephen Turner
Download Presentation – Chris Barlow
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