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Dr Niina Kolehmainen is a FLIER Programme participant and Senior Clinical Lecturer at Newcastle University where she studies the importance of everyday physical activity in babies and children.Read more
In an unprecedented joint statement, a coalition representing some of the UK’s leading businesses, minds, universities and charities is calling on the next Prime Minister to put research and innovation at the heart of their plan for UK prosperity, post-Brexit. The group is urging ...Read more
The ability of microorganisms to develop resistance to antimicrobials represents one of the gravest threats to health globally, according to discussions at our recent symposium. The Academy is proud to launch t...Read more
Today, our president Professor Sir Robert Lechler PMedSci writes a letter to The Times warning of the potential impacts of a no...Read more
FLIER programme helping to move science towards the clinic Dr Marc Vendrell is a Principal Investigator at the University of Edinburgh who uses chemistry to detect and diagnose inflammatory diseasesRead more
Professor Chris Whitty CB FMedSci has been appointed as new Chief Medical Officer. He will start in October, replacing Professor Dame Sally Davies who was appointed as Master of Trinity College, Cambridge.Read more