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S5W-01224: Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 5 July 2016

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5W-00421 by Shona Robison on 15 June 2016, which (a) organisations and (b) individuals will be involved in the discussions to identify key areas of research needed in relation to the promised PhDs in multiple sclerosis (MS) and motor neurone disease.

Answered by: Shona Robison 29 July 2016

The Scottish Government Chief Scientist Office is currently initiating discussions with individuals representing organisations which include research charities, the Scottish Dementia and Neurodegenerative Disease Network and the National Advisory Committee on Neurological Conditions.