MP-Scientist Scheme

MP-Scientist Scheme

Royal Society MP Scientist Pairing Scheme

Donald Davidson was selected for the 2006 Royal Society MP Scientist Pairing Scheme, established as part of the Science in Society programme, to build bridges between scientific research workers and members of the UK parliament.

Pairing Scheme participants in 2006

Donald shadowed John Barrett (MP for Edinburgh West) at Westminster and his constituency for a week, attended sessions of the Science and Technology Committees and hosted Mr Barrett at the Centre for Inflammation Research.

Read more about the Royal Society Pairing Scheme