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AvMA is calling for all concerned with the controversy over Dr Bawa-Garba to reflect deeply on how this affair has been handled, and work together to create a truly just...
13 Aug 2018 Read full story
Joint Parliamentary Committee tells Government to drop most controversial part of its ‘Safe Space’ proposals
The Joint Committee report rejects in the strongest terms the Government’s proposal to allow NHS trusts to investigate themselves and each other under the so-called ‘safe space’ arrangements.
2 Aug 2018 Read full story
RT @PeterWalshAvMA: @WatchNhs @Nytspider @ShaunLintern @GMC @SkyNews @djnicholl @NHSwhistleblowr @drphilhammond @54kdoctors See our stateme…
RT @ShaunLintern: I think @PeterWalshAvMA has produced the best response to #BawaGarba ruling https://t.co/9HmXwcLh1K