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British Medical Association

British Medical Association

Group  From 19/7/1832 

Categories: Medicine

Founded as the Provincial Medical and Surgical Association (PMSA) by Sir Charles Hastings in Worcester.

In 1836 Dr George Webster founded an organisation called the British Medical Association. From Medical Care and the General Practitioner, 1750-1850: "Its purpose was political in that it intended to instigate legislation to improve the state of general practice." When it was dissolved in 1845 the PMSA quickly took over the name.

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British Medical Association

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Clock at BMA

The clock above was presented to the British Medical Association by Mrs Marga...

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British Medical Association

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Clock at BMA

The clock above was presented to the British Medical Association by Mrs Marga...

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World War 1 gates at BMA

2019: We are grateful to Justin Barkham who pointed out that we had incorrect...

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World War 2 fountain at BMA

The fountain was inaugurated in 1954, in what is known as the Court of Honour...

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