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Li Chan is a clinician scientist at Queen Mary University of London specialising in the effect of hormones on child health, appetite and weight. I work closely with children who are obese. I can tell you...Read more
Simon Denegri has been appointed as the new Executive Director of the Academy of Medical Sciences, it has been announced today (Tuesday 14 May 2019). Simon joins the Academy from the National Institute for Health...Read more
This year's Admission Ceremony for new Fellows will be held on Wednesday 26 June. Fellows and their guests are warmly invited to attend the full afternoon programme which provides a wonderful opportunity to meet and celebrate the achievements of the Academy's newest Fellows. ...Read more
Under strict embargo: 00.01hrs Thursday 9 May 2019 New poll shows how little we know about dying: National campaign launched to encourage conversations about death Six in...Read more
The Academy of Medical Sciences has elected 50 of the UK’s leading figures within biomedical and health sciences to their esteemed Fellowship, it has been announced today (Wednesday 8 May 2019).Read more
‘The Departure Lounge’ engages the public in conversations about death and dying using the metaphor of travel. It coincides with Dying Matters Awareness Week (13-19 May 2019). ‘The Departure Lounge’ is a taboo-busting and free-to-all installation ...Read more