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The Academy and ABPI today published the report of the FORUM workshop on ‘oncology endpoints in clinical research’. One in two people will develop cancer at some point in their lives. As a result, there remains an urgent need for new and improved cancer treatment and managem...Read more
As part of our 20th anniversary programmes we’re exploring the areas of research and innovation happening now that will have the biggest impact on society by 2048 when the Academy celebrates its 50th birthday. We’re holding workshops across the UK to br...Read more
Following the announcement that Professor Fiona Watt FRS FMedSci has been selected as the Government's preferred candidate to be the next Executive Chair of The Medical Research Cou...Read more
Should smartphone data about your shopping habits be linked to data about your health? Should patients get x-rays reported by an AI programme rather than a doctor? How should the NHS determiRead more
The Academy’s Annual Fellows’ Meeting took place on Tuesday 5 December and included the AGM, the Foulkes Foundation Medal Award and the annual Jean Shanks Lecture. This year's AGM was attRead more
A new report by the Academy of Medical Sciences and InterAcademy Partnership for Health identifies a number of key gaps and barriers in clinical research capacity across the different regions of the wo...Read more