Since 1907 the Association of Physicians of GB & Ireland has aimed to advance medicine “in a manner that promotes friendship amongst Physicians”.
TODAY WE ARE THE HOME OF INTERDISCIPLINARY TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE, INVITING COLLABORATION AND DEBATE AND JOINING TOGETHER PHYSICIANS AT THE CUTTING EDGE OF RESEARCH.
The Association invites scholarship around a shared vision of the value of interdisciplinary collaboration, reaching new audiences, seeking out and promoting new ways of working and encouraging translational research leading to the advancement of internal medicine and direct benefits for patients.
The Association of Physicians Annual Meeting (APAM) is the leading UK meeting for interdisciplinary translation medicine. Recent speakers at the Meeting include:
• Professor Dame Sally Davis
Chief Medical Officer for England and Chief Medical Advisor to the UK Government
• Professor Chris Whitty
• Chief Scientific Adviser for the Department of Health
• Professor John O’Keefe
Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience in the Department of Cell & Development Biology, Division of Biosciences, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine 2014
• Professor Caroline Dive
CBE Deputy Director & CEP Group Leader, Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute
• Professor Bobby Gaspar
Professor of Paediatrics and Immunology at University College London, Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health
• Professor Sir Doug Turnbull
Professor of Neurology, University of Newcastle upon Tyne and Director of Wellcome Trust Centre for Mitochondrial Research
• Sir Andrew Dillon
Chief Executive of NICE
APAM has also hosted joint symposia with the Academy of Medical Sciences.
The AoP supports ECRs and warmly welcomes them to attend the ECR workshop held at its annual meeting and to submit abstracts and participate in the full scientific programme.
Our grants programme offers a range of funding opportunities.
Our fellows comprise over 400 leading clinician academics and researchers. Fellowship is by nomination and distinguishes peer review only, please contact the Secretary for more information.