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Having long championed the importance of an NHS that is a positive force for research and innovation the Academy of Medical Sciences strongly supports the measures proposed by the Government to embed research and innovation in the NHS through changes to the Health & Social Care Bill. ...Read more
Four Fellows have been recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2011. A full list is available here.Read more
The Council of the Academy of Medical Sciences has selected Sir John Tooke FMedSci as the next President. Sir John will take up this post on 25 November 2011.Read more
Professor Stephen O’Rahilly FRS FMedSci has been elected as a Foreign Associate of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. He was elected for his reseaRead more
Eight Fellows were elected to the Royal Society in 2011. A full list of awardees is available here.Read more
The Queen’s Speech included a draft bill to modernise adult care and support in England and the Academy welcomed the announcememnt that the Government will bring forward draft legislation to establish Heath Education England and the Health Research Authority on a stable and independent f...Read more