Prior to being elected, Mr Smith worked in the biotechnology and pharmaceuticals industry, latterly as a director and member of the UK and Ireland Board of Amgen.
Science Questions Response 2016
During the 2016 Labour leadership campaign, the group Scientists for Labour contacted the candidates with six questions on science and evidence based policy. Mr Smith's answers can he read at http://www.scientistsforlabour.org.uk/en/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=155:owen-smith-statement-on-science&catid=41:articles&Itemid=140
Humanist Questions Response 2016
During the 2016 Labour leadership campaign, the group Labour Humanists contacted the candidates with nine questions on secular and humanist issues. Mr Smith's answers can he read at http://labourhumanists.org.uk/2016/08/24/the-labour-leadership-election-owen-smiths-answers-to-our-questionnaire/
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