Category Archives: Journals

2022 FPM International Medical Writing awards: deadline 31 May

The Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine is partnering with its journals – Health Policy and Technology and the Postgraduate Medical Journal – to provide annual international awards for well-informed, clear writing on health matters in social media. The first of these

Biographies – HPT at 10: 4. Addressing Geopolitical Challenges to the Price of Medicines. 26 October 2021

Carin Uyl De Groot Carin Uyl-de Groot (1966) is Professor of Health Technology Assessment (HTA) at the Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands. She is head of the HTA section of the Erasmus School of Health Policy&Management and director of the

Biographies – HPT at 10: 4. Addressing Geopolitical Challenges to the Price of Medicines. 26 October 2021

Carin Uyl De Groot Carin Uyl-de Groot (1966) is Professor of Health Technology Assessment (HTA) at the Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands. She is head of the HTA section of the Erasmus School of Health Policy&Management and director of the

Judges for the 2021 FPM International Awards for Medical Writing in Social Media

Professor Donald Singer @HealthMed is President of the FPM. He is a Clinical Pharmacologist interested in new approaches to personalising medicine and in public understanding of health and drugs. He is a member of the panel of experts of the

Judges for the 2021 FPM International Awards for Medical Writing in Social Media

Professor Donald Singer @HealthMed is President of the FPM. He is a Clinical Pharmacologist interested in new approaches to personalising medicine and in public understanding of health and drugs. He is a member of the panel of experts of the

Judges for the 2020 FPM International Awards for Medical Writing in Social Media

Professor Donald Singer is President of the FPM. He is a Clinical Pharmacologist interested in new approaches to personalising medicine and in public understanding of health and drugs. He is a member of the panel of experts of the European

Judges for the 2020 FPM International Awards for Medical Writing in Social Media

Professor Donald Singer is President of the FPM. He is a Clinical Pharmacologist interested in new approaches to personalising medicine and in public understanding of health and drugs. He is a member of the panel of experts of the European

European cooperation on healthcare: report on FPM-HPT conference at Erasmus University in Rotterdam

European cooperation is crucial for providing the highest possible quality of healthcare for the ~740 million citizens on the continent. Innovations in European healthcare also have a vital impact on global health. Many international organizations and institutes participate in European

European cooperation on healthcare: report on FPM-HPT conference at Erasmus University in Rotterdam

European cooperation is crucial for providing the highest possible quality of healthcare for the ~740 million citizens on the continent. Innovations in European healthcare also have a vital impact on global health. Many international organizations and institutes participate in European

Study finds high rate of unrecognized heart problems in apparently healthy middle-aged people

Researchers from the UK have just reported in the Postgraduate Medical Journal that unrecognized heart problems are surprisingly common in apparently healthy middle-aged people. The study used standard heart scans by echocardiography to look at heart valves and heart muscle

Study finds high rate of unrecognized heart problems in apparently healthy middle-aged people

Researchers from the UK have just reported in the Postgraduate Medical Journal that unrecognized heart problems are surprisingly common in apparently healthy middle-aged people. The study used standard heart scans by echocardiography to look at heart valves and heart muscle

Current management of diabetes mellitus and future directions in care

The last 90 years have seen considerable advances in the management of type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Prof MacLean of Guy’s Hospital wrote in the Postgraduate Medical Journal in 1926 about the numerous challenges that faced patients and their healthcare professionals

Current management of diabetes mellitus and future directions in care

The last 90 years have seen considerable advances in the management of type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Prof MacLean of Guy’s Hospital wrote in the Postgraduate Medical Journal in 1926 about the numerous challenges that faced patients and their healthcare professionals

FPM Updates on Cancer

Venue: Medical Society of London, 11 Chandos Street, London W1G 9EB This one day symposium will be held in the Autumn of 2018 and will include sessions on: risk factors for cancer evidence for effective strategies aimed at preventing cancer

FPM Updates on Cancer

Venue: Medical Society of London, 11 Chandos Street, London W1G 9EB This one day symposium will be held in the Autumn of 2018 and will include sessions on: risk factors for cancer evidence for effective strategies aimed at preventing cancer

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