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We represent doctors both individually and collectively, working with UK governments to lobby for improvements to health and health care.
This month's highlights include updates on Brexit, the labelling of alcoholic beverages in the EU, and a possible ban on formaldehyde.
The BMA has been working hard to safeguard the future of the medical profession and the patients we serve following the UK’s vote to leave the European Union on 23 June 2016.
We have always advocated the highest standards of human rights in healthcare, both for clinicians and patients.
Bullying and harassment are rife within the NHS according to latest research findings. Read more about the issues and our efforts to promote dignity at work.
Find out more about the BMA's 18 year campaign for a 'soft' opt-out system for organ donation in the UK.
The completed 10-year BMA cohort study provides insights into career choice and working environments in terms of workplace morale and work related stress. Read our findings.
Read new FAQs about the Scotland GP contract negotiations 2017- 2018
Highlights from Sunday at ARM 2017
The latest news, guidance and current issues for general practice from the general practitioners committee.
This year’s ARM took place in Bournemouth from 25 to 29 June 2017. See some of the highlights from the ARM conference.
We have produced a series of briefings to help inform your debate with colleagues and aid your decisions at the 2017 ARM.
Last year's ARM took place in Belfast from 19 to 23 June 2016. See some of the highlights from the conference.
13 October 2017
Doctors have renewed calls for fully funded mental health services after research found more than 200 suicides of patients took place shortly after they left placements away from their home areas.
GPs from across Scotland will meet at a special conference soon to discuss a historic move: whether to adopt the first ever Scottish-only GP contract.
12 October 2017
Pupils from schools across Northern Ireland have taken part in a special BMA event designed to encourage greater diversity in medicine.
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