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The annual representative meeting (ARM) is the BMA’s main policy-making body. Around 500 doctors from all parts of the profession and across the UK gather to consider and debate key matters of interest to the medical profession.
This year's meeting will take place in Bournemouth on Sunday 25 - Thursday 29 June 2017.
Find out everything about ARM 2017
See Monday's debates at ARM 2016 live from Belfast. Follow the tweets. Download the app and stay informed.
It's the third day of ARM 2016 in Belfast. Follow the debates and tweets. Download the app and stay informed.
The penultimate day of ARM 2016. Follow the debates and tweets. Download the app and stay informed.
It's the final day of ARM 2016. Follow the debates and tweets. Download the app and stay informed.
ARM 2016 kicks off in Belfast this week. Make sure you follow the debates and tweets. Download the app and stay informed.
27 April 2017
NHS England’s delivery of promised funding and support to GP practices has often been ‘confusing and inadequate’ and doctors need support to ensure they can give patients safe and effective care.
Campaigners have called for football to be an alcohol-free space after a research revealed the extent of marketing of alcohol at a major tournament last year.
26 April 2017
The end of the pay cap and legislation to ensure safe NHS staffing would be among the priorities of a future Labour government, a conference has heard.
RT @AskJeevesWij: Great to speak at the 35th Anniversary SLMDA Conference on @BMA_JuniorDocs @TheBMA , the role of the Dr as a patient advo…
30 Apr 2017 3:57 PM
Yes, the NHS is under pressure. But it's never 'selfish' to accept the care you need https://t.co/S5qPWLlts0
30 Apr 2017 2:08 PM
See the winners from the 2016 BMA photography competition, held under the theme “the seven ages…”
Our media team worked hard to cover the issues discussed at the ARM in the wider media.
We invited students from across Northern Ireland to speak face-to-face with BMA members at ARM before they take the plunge and apply to university.
Get a taste of the atmosphere at ARM 2016. Watch our welcome video and interact with our 360 view of the exhibition hall.
Read the full speech from BMA council chair Mark Porter at this year's ARM.
We undertake research and produce recommendations on a variety of public and population health issues. See what we are working on.
Questions still remain over seven-day services. So far the Government has answered just the one. While this clarity is a step in the right direction, it is vital more detail is provided.
Read the reports from our major project and watch the video from the open debate on end-of-life care held at ARM.
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