Britain's Academy of Medical Sciences has been busy in recent monthsBMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7198.1624a (Published 12 June 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:1624
- Peter Lachmann (email@example.com), President
- Academy of Medical Sciences, London SW1Y 5AH
EDITOR—I was pleased to see Minerva's concern about the reality of the Academy of Medical Sciences.1 By her own count, her mention of it raises its media score from 0 to 1. However, she can be reassured that the academy is not a dream.
The academy has had a busy time since its launch last November. It has recruited Dr Jolyon Oxley as its executive secretary …