Election to RSE Young Academy of Scotland

Silvia Paracchini was elected a member of the RSE Young Academy of Scotland in the 2014 round. The RSE Young Academy of Scotland fosters interdisciplinary activities among emerging leaders from the disciplines of science and humanities, the professions, the arts, business and civil society. Silvia has engaged immediately with the Academy joining the ‘Research The Headlines’ working group, which aims to analyse how science is reported in the media. This is Silvia’s first blogpost discussing the science behind an hypothetical kit for suicide diagnosis.