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The Canada Gairdner Global Health Award 2012 has been awarded to Professor Sir Brian Greenwood FRS FMedSci, London School of Tropical Medicine, for significantly reducing mortality in children affected with meningitis, acute respiratory infection, and malaria. The Canada Gairdner Gl...Read more
The Academy has supported a statement on openness on animal research and will work alongside other organisations including the Wellcome Trust, Medical Research Council and the Association...Read more
A £1M scheme to stimulate medical and dental undergraduates to pursue scientific research has been launched by the Academy of Medical Sciences, with funding from the Wellcome Trust. The scheme aims to foster a research culture in al...Read more
The Cabinet Office has recently published new Consultation Principles, which replace the 2008 Code of Practice on Consultation. One of the key changes is that the new P...Read more
Dr Geoffrey L. Smith FRS FMedSci has been awarded the GlaxoSmithKline International Member of the Year 2012 by the American Society for Microbiology. The award honors a distinguished microbioloRead more
The following Fellows of the Academy have been recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2012
Professor Robert Lechler FMedSci
Vice-President (Health) King's College London and...