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Two new Honorary Officers elected

We are delighted to announce that the Academy Council has elected two new Honorary Officers: Professor Fiona Watt FRS FMedSci as the new Vice President Non-Clinical and Professor Dame Anne Johnson DBE...

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Regional Champions sought to celebrate and connect talent

Following three successful years of the Academy’s Regional Champions scheme, during which over 40 regional events have been held, we are now seeking new Champions to represent the Midlands, Yorkshire and Humberside and East Anglia. The R...

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Admissions Day

At Admissions Day on 28 June, we welcomed 40 of this year’s newly elected Fellows for their formal admission to the Academy during a ceremony held at the Royal Institute of British Architects.

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14 Fellows recognised in 2017 Queen's Honours

The Academy is delighted to report that fourteen Fellows have been recognised in the 2017 Queen’s Birthday Honours.   Companion of Honour Dame Vera Stephanie Shirley DBE FREng FMedSci, Chair, The Shirley Foundation
For services to the IT...

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