ARM Highlights 2023

See what took place at this year's ARM in Liverpool.

Location: UK
Audience: All doctors
Updated: Wednesday 17 January 2024
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ARM 2023 - day 1

Agenda highlights

  • Keynote address by the BMA council chair, Professor Phil Banfield

  • Doctors' pay and contracts
  • Motion on appointment and installation of the BMA president for 2024-2025
  • Pandemic preparedness and response
  • National Health Service
  • Safe doctors, safer patients

Resolutions passed

Chair of council welcome speech

Chair of council Phil Banfield gives his welcome speech to representatives at ARM 2023 BMA chair of council Phil Banfield

"Today I want us to start by recognising a simple truth; that our greatest strength is our unity."

Read the Chair of council speech to ARM 2023

ARM 2023 daily wrap | day 1

ARM 2023 - day 2

Agenda highlights

Resolutions passed


ARM 2023 daily wrap | day 2

ARM 2023 - day 3

Agenda highlights

  • Consultants 
  • Public health medicine
  • Health of the public
  • Community and mental health
  • Motions arising from the ARM

Resolutions passed


ARM 2023 daily wrap | day 3

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