BMA membership benefits
BMA members are entitled to a wide range of benefits from the BMJ.
From their international peer-reviewed medical journal The BMJ to their highly-acclaimed professional development courses, BMJ can help you keep up to date with the latest developments in medicine.
BMJ benefits at a glance:
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The BMJ (formerly the British Medical Journal) is an international peer-reviewed medical journal. As a member you are entitled to a free subscription to The BMJ in print and online.
You can also access a range of interactive resources at bmj.com which is updated daily with original articles, podcasts, videos, and blogs.
Visit The BMJ to find out more.
Student BMJ is the free go-to resource for student members who aspire to be safe and competent junior doctors. Available in print and online, the journal will support you every step of the way, from applying to medical school to qualification and the transition to junior doctor.
Visit Student BMJ to find out more.
As a member, you are entitled to free access to hundreds of online learning resources that can support you to enhance your knowledge and progress your career. It is one of the world’s largest and most trusted independent online learning providers for medical professionals. Modules are CPD-accredited and curriculum based on common presentations, procedures and skills.
Visit BMJ Learning to find out more.
A range of BMA e-learning modules in association with BMJ Learning are also available to members. Each module offers insightful and practical guidance that can really help you get ahead in your career.
BMJ Careers is a job search tool which allows you to browse hundreds of vacancies and set up regular job alerts. You can also find courses, read useful tips and articles on a range of topics including preparing the perfect medical CV, interviewing with impact and more.
BMJ can also help if you are recruiting, with highly effective, targeted campaigns designed to fill your vacancies fast. BMA members receive a 30% discount on recruitment advertising.
Visit BMJ Careers to find out more.
BMJ’s helpful online tool is free, secure and easy to use and will help maintain your portfolio by tracking and recording your CPD/CME credits.
Visit BMJ Portfolio to find out more.
Keep up-to-date with the latest evidence, new guidelines and best practices with a series of one and two-day clinical update courses and live interactive webinars.
Delivered by expert clinicians, these case-based sessions are full of advice, take-home tips and practical demonstrations to help you improve your clinical skills, patient management and general knowledge whilst earning required CPD points in preparation for appraisal and revalidation.
As a BMA member you can benefit from a £100 discount per day.
Visit BMJ Masterclasses to find out more.
As a BMA member you are entitled to discounted subscriptions to more than 50 of BMJ’s specialty journals, some of which are the most influential titles in their field.*
*Please note that this does not include the following titles: BMJ Case Reports, Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin, Veterinary Record and InPractice.
Visit journals.bmj.com to find out more.
Free for GP members, BMJ Best Practice is an online decision-support tool for use at the point of care. Structured around the patient consultation, it presents the required information just as it’s needed.
The tool is regularly updated, and draws on the latest evidence-based research to offer step-by-step guidance on diagnosis, prognosis, treatment and prevention. It fits information around real, diverse and evolving medical information needs to give you a second opinion in an instant.
Visit BMJ Best Practice to find out more.