Life Sciences postdoc attends Science Media Centre briefing in London

Joe edwards Dr Joe Roberts, Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Insect Chemical Ecology, took part in a Science Media Centre briefing in London this week, presenting his research on managing crop pests and neonics to an audience including senior journalists from Reuters, the Guardian, Financial Times and BBC News.

This is the second time that Keele has taken part in such briefings in just three months, after Professor Toby Bruce took part in a panel on Harvest 2050 last November. These briefings are designed to introduce leading journalists to scientists working in topical research areas.