Cancer Research UK
Head of Policy Development
Emlyn leads the policy development team at Cancer Research UK. His team is responsible for developing the charity''''s position on areas of public policy on a range of issues. This includes the how Government can support a thriving research environment, how cancer services are run - to diagnose patients earlier and provide better access to treatment - and how charity laws should be reformed.
His previous roles include policy positions at the Wellcome Trust, The Academy of Medical Sciences, and a secondment to the Office for Life Sciences to support the development of the Life Sciences Industrial Strategy.
Brexit: getting the best outcome for research and patients
This seminar will discuss Cancer Research UK’s policy work on Brexit, including evidence about the impact of UK-EU collaboration and what our priorities are for negotiations about the future relationship between the UK and EU.
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