Monthly Archives: December 2015

New Year for the FPM

We wish all FPM Fellows, conference delegates, and readers of and authors for the PMJ and HPT our best wishes for the festive season and for 2016. 2015 has seen a major anniversary for the FPM – the 90th for

New Year for the FPM

We wish all FPM Fellows, conference delegates, and readers of and authors for the PMJ and HPT our best wishes for the festive season and for 2016. 2015 has seen a major anniversary for the FPM – the 90th for

Launch of 2016 Hippocrates Prize

Poet Wendy French, Harvard physician and poet Rafael Campo, and Gareth Powell, Secretary of the Methodist Church, will judge the 2016 Hippocrates Prize for poetry and medicine international and UK NHS awards.The judges are joined by poet Siân Hughes, who

Launch of 2016 Hippocrates Prize

Poet Wendy French, Harvard physician and poet Rafael Campo, and Gareth Powell, Secretary of the Methodist Church, will judge the 2016 Hippocrates Prize for poetry and medicine international and UK NHS awards.The judges are joined by poet Siân Hughes, who

Call for papers for special edition of Health Policy and Technology

Health Policy and Technology Editor Wendy Currie has announced a special edition of the journal entitled “Patient – Centered Health Information Technology: Preparing for a New Era”. Topics of interest include but are not limited to: Interoperability of patient –

Call for papers for special edition of Health Policy and Technology

Health Policy and Technology Editor Wendy Currie has announced a special edition of the journal entitled “Patient – Centered Health Information Technology: Preparing for a New Era”. Topics of interest include but are not limited to: Interoperability of patient –

Advances in medicine over past 9 decades showcased at PMJ at 90 Symposium

PMJ at 90 Programme The Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine organised a Symposium in London on 1st October 2015 to mark the 90th Anniversary of its first official journal, the Postgraduate Medical Journal. The meeting was held at the Medical Society

Advances in medicine over past 9 decades showcased at PMJ at 90 Symposium

PMJ at 90 Programme The Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine organised a Symposium in London on 1st October 2015 to mark the 90th Anniversary of its first official journal, the Postgraduate Medical Journal. The meeting was held at the Medical Society

Coffee and herbal ‘cigarettes’ once popular treatments for asthma: talks from 90th Anniversary for the Postgraduate Medical Journal

Condition used to be regarded as psychosomatic and brought on by stress Strong black coffee and herbal ‘cigarettes’ were once popular treatments for asthma, which used to be thought of as a psychosomatic condition, brought on by stress, reveals a

Coffee and herbal ‘cigarettes’ once popular treatments for asthma: talks from 90th Anniversary for the Postgraduate Medical Journal

Condition used to be regarded as psychosomatic and brought on by stress Strong black coffee and herbal ‘cigarettes’ were once popular treatments for asthma, which used to be thought of as a psychosomatic condition, brought on by stress, reveals a

FPM Symposium on Immunopsychiatry – 2nd November 2015 in London

A symposium was organised on the 2nd November 2015 by FPM Council member Dr Tim Nicholson to reflect the emergence of an exciting new area of research into the aetiology of psychiatric disorders, new advances with potentially large clinical implications.

FPM Symposium on Immunopsychiatry – 2nd November 2015 in London

A symposium was organised on the 2nd November 2015 by FPM Council member Dr Tim Nicholson to reflect the emergence of an exciting new area of research into the aetiology of psychiatric disorders, new advances with potentially large clinical implications.

The future of publishing medical journals: 90th Anniversary symposium for the Postgraduate Medical Journal

The Postgraduate Medical Journal was launched in 1925 in the era of the discovery of insulin and penicillin, pioneering examples of development and introduction of life-saving and life-changing medicines during the latter three-quarters of the 20th Century. A Symposium was

The future of publishing medical journals: 90th Anniversary symposium for the Postgraduate Medical Journal

The Postgraduate Medical Journal was launched in 1925 in the era of the discovery of insulin and penicillin, pioneering examples of development and introduction of life-saving and life-changing medicines during the latter three-quarters of the 20th Century. A Symposium was