Welcome to the Academy of Medical Sciences

Founded in 1998, the Academy of Medical Sciences is the independent body in the UK that represents the diverse spectrum of medical science – from basic research through clinical application to healthcare delivery. Our mission is to promote medical science and its translation into benefits for society.

We achieve this by:

Latest News

"Presidential perspectives" launches

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Universities should give full backing to researchers in first independent positions

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First awardees of the new Springboard scheme announced

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Next Events

Fellows Discussion Dinner: Dr Ewan Birney, `Big data in biology and medical translation'

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'Communicating evidence about medicines' workshop

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Policy Lab: UK research and innovation - visions for 2030

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