Government pledges £2.5m for academic medicineBMJ 2005; 330 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.330.7495.806-b (Published 07 April 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:806
- Geoff Watts
The UK government has promised an initial £2.5m ($4.7m; €3.6m) in 2005-6 to begin the process of establishing a new integrated academic training programme. Health minister Lord Warner made the pledge in reaction to a report by the UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC) and the Department of Health's Modernising Medical Careers initiative.
The report aims to revitalise clinical academic medicine and to …