Academy of Medical Royal Colleges


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Academy of Medical Royal Colleges

A UK charity whose members are drawn from the Medical Royal Colleges through various committees. The AMRC has a leading role in doctors’ revalidation, training and education in the UK and provides a voice on generic health care issues for the benefit of patients and healthcare professionals.
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Supporting this call to action is Terence Stephenson, chair of the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, who said: "The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges 2013 report on obesity "Measuring Up" draws attention to the urgent need to combat sugary drinks in our schools and for all schools and hospitals to have food standards.
Finally, in 2011, the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges (AMRC) commissioned and published a systematic literature review, funded by the United Kingdom Department of Health and conducted by the National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health at the Royal College of Psychiatrists.
Medical professionals, from surgeons and psychiatrists to paediatricians and GPs, have set out their recommendations for tackling obesity in a report published by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges (AoMRC).
Summary: The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges say fizzy drinks should be taxed to help tackle spiralling levels of obesity.
ik The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, which represents Britain's 220,000 doctors, has also demanded a cull on takeaways near school gates to tackle spiralling national levels of obesity.
He was speaking as medical professionals set out their recommendations for tackling obesity in a report published by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges (AoMRC).
Academy of Medical Royal Colleges www.aomrc.org.uk/medical-training-initiative.html
It will be led by Professor Neil Douglas, vice president of the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and president of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh.
The UK's Academy of Medical Royal Colleges report makes a series of recommendations aimed at recruiting more academic staff by making the career option more attractive.
A joint statement by the BMA's junior doctors committee and the trainees committee of the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges warns that the Government's forthcoming Modernising Medical Careers scheme could bring about a "drastic" cut in the quality of the UK's consultants.

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