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BMA in the news
BMA in the news A selection of our most current media coverage, highlighting the BMA's work protecting doctors. 
Empowered to stand shoulder to shoulder
Empowered to stand shoulder to shoulder Junior doctors Lisa Rampersad and Cristina Costache look back on the experience of working during the 2016 contract dispute. Dr Rampersad describes how she feared involvement with industrial action might imperil her visa renewal, while Dr Costache echoes the feeling of vulnerability felt by many international medical graduates
Demand to share surplus COVID vaccine equitably
Demand to share surplus COVID vaccine equitably The BMA is calling on the Government to boost efforts to ensure COVID-19 vaccines are distributed equitably across the globe, ahead of an international summit this week.
Attack on GP sparks demands for action
Attack on GP sparks demands for action The BMA has said the Government must act against rising ‘abuse, vitriol and violence’ directed at GPs, following an attack on a practice in Manchester.
Inside Kabul: a right to care
Inside Kabul: a right to care A doctor in Kabul, in hiding from the Taliban, speaks of his country’s devastated health service, and the daily struggle for security
A fight for fairness: beating racial discrimination
A fight for fairness: beating racial discrimination Surgeon Omer Karim suffered years of turmoil when the GMC racially discriminated against him. The BMA, supporting Mr Karim, says it is time for the GMC to accept independent scrutiny
The Doctor, September 2021, issue 35
The Doctor, September 2021, issue 35 Read the latest issue of The Doctor magazine online