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New members appointed to High Level Group of the Commission's Scientific Advice Mechanism
February 17, 2017
The High Level Group of the Commission's Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM) welcomes two new world-class scientists.
Sir Paul Nurse, Director of the Francis Crick Institute and 2001 Nobel Prize Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, becomes a member of the Group with effect from 1 March. The Group was also joined in November 2016 by Carina H. Keskitalo, Professor of Political Science at the Department of Geography and Economic History at Umeå University, when Dame Julia Slingo retired from the Group.