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The growing global burden of non-communicable disease and the escalating cost of healthcare and of drug development in economically challenging times have been identified by the UK Academy of Medical Sciences as key challenges to tackle in the next 5 years. A new strat...Read more
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Statement from Professor Sir John Tooke, President of the Academy of Medical Sciences in response to the announcement of research initiatives to address the hereditary transmission of mitochondrial disease, funded by the Wellcome Trust and the launch of a public ...Read more
The Academy has responded to the Department of Business Innovation and Skills' Innovation and Research St...Read more
As a member of FEAM (Federation of the European Academies of Medicine) the Academy is pleased to endorse their statement on ‘Mental health policy issues’. The report draws on discusRead more
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