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    Your new Regional Council has been elected and our first task will be to agree a workplan for the region. The key themes that we have identified to start with are: Enhancing our regional council membership, processes and procedures Communications, campaigning & lobbying Involvement in regional medico-political matters Engagement with NHS structures above local level Engaging with other unions in our...
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    On Tuesday BMA South East coast hosted a well-attended event to learn about the Kent and Medway STP and to give local members the opportunity to ask questions and discuss plans for the area. Please find attached a brief report of the evening as well as the presentations. We plan to hold another event on the STP (likely to be in West Kent) at some point later in the year or early next year. (Please visit the site to...
  • Latest South Thames Region Junior Doctors Committee Newsletter (Feb'19)

    • 11 Feb 2019
    Please find attached the latest newsletter from your STRJDC. (Please visit the site to view this file)
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    (Please visit the site to view this file) We are holding the latest of our series of Southern Sustainability Transformation Partnership events at 7pm on the evening of Tuesday 5th March 2019. Come and hear from the STP lead, Mr Glenn Douglas and have the opportunity to help develop the updated plans for the region. Book your place now - [email protected]