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Location: UK
Audience: All doctors
Updated: Monday 16 November 2020
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About the ARM

The Annual Representatives Meeting (ARM) considers any proposed changes to Byelaws and proposes amendments to the Articles of Association for the approval of the Annual General Meeting (AGM). It is established under the Articles of Association and is constituted in accordance with the Byelaws.

The Annual Representative Body (RB) is made up of constituent bodies that sends elected representatives to the ARM each year to debate on and pass new BMA policies. It also conducts various elections, considers reports from Council, the Board, and Committees.

Further details of the 2021 ARM to be confirmed.


Physician assisted dying debate

Following feedback from the Representative Body, the debate on physician assisted dying will be held during the 2021 ARM. Read our statement.


Highlights from ARM 2020

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Content will be added regularly before and throughout the meeting and beyond with post-event updates and details on the ARM fringe events.


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