Stories behind the review

Professor Sir John Tooke, President

Welcome to the Academy's review of 2013

Use the tabs above to view our formal review, or hear from the people behind that work below.

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Dipping a toe in the water

Teresa Tsakok talks about her experiences at the 2013 Spring Meeting and gives her advice for anyone considering attending next year.

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Five things I didn’t know before becoming the Treasurer of the Academy of Medical Sciences

Professor Anne Dell CBE FRS FMedSci gives us an insight into some unexpected discoveries during her first year as Treasurer of the Academy.

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Reaching out to Fellows across the UK

In May 2014, the Academy was delighted to announce the appointment of ten Regional Champions.

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INSPIRE-ing future generations

Professor David Wynford-Thomas FMedSci FLSW, Chair of the INSPIRE selection panel, talks about some of the most exciting developments over t

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Looking ahead to 2040

Professor Dame Anne Johnson DBE FMedSci looks ahead to the future of public health in 2040.

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Patient adherence to medicine

Sir Alastair Breckenridge CBE FRSE FMedSci tells us more about the "Patient adherence to medicine" report, released in early 2015.

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Is the future of medicine calling?

In November 2014, the Academy ran “The App-othecary”, a public event which explored the future of health apps and devices.

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I never thought I would be elected as a Fellow!

In 2014, Professor Jackie Hunter CBE FMedSci became a Fellow of the Academy. Here, she tells us more about her experiences.

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Building international research links

Professor George Griffin, our Foreign Secretary, talks about our new partnership with the Newton Fund, as we offer two new grant schemes.

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Forging mentor-mentee links

The mentoring team have been keeping busy, including reaching their 400th mentoring pair, and signing major contracts with NIHR, MRC and GSK

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