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Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN HL4154, tabled on 6 May 2020

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to expand the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies to include (1) immunologists, and (2) experts on large scale logistics.

Answered on

21 May 2020

Expert participation varies depending on the subjects being discussed. The Government Chief Scientific Adviser and Chief Medical Officer will decide who or what expertise is needed for each meeting, typically drawing from leading experts from within government and relevant fields of academia and industry.