Horizon Scanning Advisory Group

The role of this Group is to advise the Council on its horizon scanning programme, which aims to identify developments in biological and medical research in order to inform how the Council prioritises and carries out its work.

Sir Roland Jackson (Chair)

Visiting Fellow at the Royal Institution

Professor David Archard

Chair of the Council, Professor of Philosophy at Queen’s University Belfast

Professor Simon Caney

Professor in Political Theory at the Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford, and Fellow and Tutor at Magdalen College.

Dr Tara Clancy

Consultant Registered Genetic Counsellor and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Manchester Centre for Genomic Medicine.

Professor Erica Haimes

Professor of Sociology at Newcastle University and Executive Director of the PEALS (Policy, Ethics and Life Sciences) Research Centre, where she is currently Professional Fellow.

Adam Wishart

Writer and documentary maker, focussing on the ethics and policy of science and medicine.

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