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Governance

A number of key committees and groups report to the Roslin Science Management Group.

The Science Management Group (SMG) is the core strategic decision making body for The Roslin Institute, with its activity reviewed by both the wider University (College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine), as well as advisory boards (both Scientific Advisory Board and Industry Advisory Board). The SMG is responsible for ensuring that key performance indicators of the Institute are delivered.

Science Management Group

Oversees the scientific strategy of the Institute through management of its research activities.

Operational Management Group

A forum for the exchange of information and the coordination of activities, functions and services.

Health and Safety Committee

A forum for consulting about issues or actions that substantially affect the health and safety of employees, students and visitors.

Animal Welfare and Ethics Board

To oversee, assess, monitor and ensure the well-being, health and ethical use of all experimental and stock animals.

External Advisory Board

Advises senior management on our research programmes as well as knowledge exchange and commercialisation activities.