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In response to the Prime Minister’s speech on Monday 5 December 2011, Professor Sir John Tooke PMedSci, President, Academy of Medical Sciences said; “The Academy of Medical Sciences welcomes the initiatives announced in the Prime Minister’s ...Read more
The third Foulkes Foundation Medal was awarded toRead more
The Academy has endorsed a G8+ science academies statement on water and health through the Inter Academy Medical Panel (now known as the InterAcademy Partnership for Health), the global network for medic...Read more
In August 2011 the Academy submitted a response to the Royal Society’s consultation - ‘Science as a public enterprise: keeping science open’. The response explored the issuesRead more
Animals containing human tissues, cells or genetic information are used to refine research methods, creating animal models that better represent human disease and which can be used to develop new tRead more
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