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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...Read more
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...Read more
Round 18 of the Starter Grants for Clinical Lecturers scheme is now open for applications. We are pleased to announce that the Starter Grants scheme is now open to clinicians in veterinary, human and dental medicine.&...Read more
The Academy of Medical Sciences convened a two-day workshop on 3-4 July on strengthening clinical research capacity in low and middle income countries (LMICs), jointly with the InterAcademy PartnershiRead more
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.Read more
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...