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Discrimination in discretionary points award scheme: Discretionary points have to be applied for

BMJ 2003; 326 doi: (Published 29 May 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:1215

Discrimination in discretionary awards.

Dr Cave's point is valid. However, even if less non-white doctors
apply for the awards, it begs the question why that should be the case.
Perhaps they do not apply because of earlier failures and disillusionment.


Dr Izhar Khan MD FRCP
Consultant Nephrologist/Physician

Competing interests:  
None declared

Competing interests: No competing interests

30 May 2003
Izhar Khan
Consultant Nephrologyst
Aberdeen Royal Hospitals AB25 2ZD