Visit of Princess Royal to The Roslin Institute

  • Patricia Hart (Organiser)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar

Description

Easter Bush Campus hosts Princess Royal's visit

HRH The Princess Royal visited The Roslin Institute Building today as part of a wider visit to the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies. It was The Princess Royal’s first to The Roslin Institute, since its researchers moved to Easter Bush Campus in 2011. The Princess Royal spoke with researchers whose work includes studying the genetics of cattle, sheep and pigs. This includes looking at ways to prevent and treat infectious diseases that affect the farming industry. Her Royal Highness was also shown the site for the National Avian Research Facility.
Period18 Jan 2013
Event typeOther
LocationUnited Kingdom