The Academy of Medical Sciences and the Brazilian Academy of Sciences and Medical Sciences will convene a policy workshop in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on the 29-30th November on neurodevelopmental defects in children in Brazil.
Following the publication of the Academy's 2011 report on 'A new pathway for the regulation and governance of health research', the Academy, Cancer Research UK and the Wellcome Trust held a workshop five years on from the launch to explore progress. This forms part of the Academy's ongoing work on the regulation and governance framework for medical research.
The Academy of Medical Sciences and InterAcademy Partnership for Health convened a policy workshop on strengthening clinical research capacity in low and middle income countries in London on the 3-4 July 2017.
The Academy of Medical Sciences’ two-year GCRF grant is supporting six policy workshops and at least one academic from an ODA country to join the Academy’s international working group on multimorbidity.