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    Essential web-sites for you

  • General Medical Council
    Maintains the register of all doctors licensed to practice in the UK.
  • Home Office
    To check Visa/Work permit status
  • United CRB
    To obtain your Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) disclosure

    Associations for the study of Medical Education

  • Academy of Medical Royal Colleges
  • Joint Committee on Postgraduate Training for General Practice
  • Specialist Training Authority
  • Royal College of Anaesthetists
  • Royal College of General Practitioners
  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • Royal College of Pathologists
  • Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
  • Royal College of Physicians of London
  • Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow
  • Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • Royal College of Radiologists
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Faculty of Occupational Medicine
  • Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine

    Doctor Organisations

  • British Medical Association
  • Hospital Consultants and Specialists Association
  • Royal Society of Medicine
  • DoctorsNet
  • Personnelnet Health
  • Medical Protection Society
  • Medical Defence Union
  • Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland
  • Department of Health
  • Medical Research Council
  • The NHS Confederation
  • Medicines Control Agency
  • Organising Medical Networked Information
  • The Lancet
  • British Medical Journal
  • Health Service Journal

    Other Professional associations and societies

  • American Medical Association
  • Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Association of Police Surgeons
  • Australian Medical Association
  • British Association for Accident & Emergency Medicine
  • British Association of Medical Managers
  • British Association of Paediatric Surgeons
  • Canadian Medical Association
  • Danish Medical Association
  • Irish Medical Association
  • Malaysian Medical Association
  • National Association of Non-Principals
  • New Zealand Medical Association
  • NHS Primary Group Alliance
  • Pathological Society of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
  • Singapore Medical Association
  • South African Medical Association

    Careers and Education

  • Association of American Medical Colleges’ Academic Medicine
  • Association for the study of Medical Education
  • Council of Heads of Medical Schools and Deans of UK Faculties of Medicine
  • Higher Education Funding Council for England
  • Higher Education Funding Council for Scotland
  • Higher Education Statistics Agency
  • Joint Committee on Postgraduate Training for General Practice (JCPTGP)
  • Medical Interview Teaching Association
  • MRCPpart1.co.uk
  • National Information Services and Systems
    online services for education and research
  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
  • Scottish Intercollegiate Guideline Network
  • Specialist Training Authority
  • University and Colleges Admissions Service


  • Community Research and Development Information Service
  • European Commission
  • European Environment and Health Committee
  • European Union of Medical Specialists
  • Standing Committee of European Doctors
  • World Health Organisation
  • World Medical Association

    Doctor’s News

  • Academic Medicine
  • American Family Physician
  • American Journal of the Medical Sciences
  • Bulletin of the World Health Organisation
  • CNN Interactive (health news section)
  • Family Medical Practice Online
  • Health Service Journal
  • New England Journal of Medicine
  • Postgraduate Medical Journal
  • WebMedLit (journals tracking site)
  • Health News

    Health Policy and Government

  • Kings fund
  • Department of Health home page
  • Government Statutory Instruments
  • National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE)


  • Association of Medical Research Charities
  • Current controlled trials
  • National Institute for Medical Research
  • Nature
  • UK National Research Register