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Bruce Hood elected President of the British Science Association (Psychology Section)

27 November 2013

The British Science AssociationĀ envisages a society in which people from all walks of life are able to access science, engage with it and feel a sense of ownership about its direction. The Psychology Section arranges events to communicate to the public and press the very best of UK scientific psychology research.

The British Science Association (formerly known as the BA) envisages a society in which people from all walks of life are able to access science, engage with it and feel a sense of ownership about its direction. It is a UK nationwide, open membership organisation which provides opportunities for people of all ages to learn about, discuss and challenge the sciences and their implications.

The Psychology Section arranges events to communicate to the public and press the very best of UK scientific psychology research at the annual British Science Festival. The Section also coordinates the annual Experimental Psychology Society/ British Science Association prize for best undergraduate experimental psychology dissertation. It also hosts the winners of the British Psychological Society's prize for best A-level and Scottish-Higher psychology students.

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