Dr Jeremy Sweet

Jeremy has spent 23 years conducting research on the risk assessment of GMOs and his current research is directed at providing improved methods for assessing and interpreting environmental impacts of GMOs, particularly herbicide tolerant and insect resistant crops. He is a consultant and advisor on GMOs to the European Commission, European governments, UN and scientific organisations and academies of several countries. Jeremy was coordinator of the ESF programme “Assessing the Impact of GMOs” that brought together all the major research groups in this area in Europe. He is an author of over 40 scientific papers on GMOs and of a book.