About the BMA

Welcome to the British Medical Association

British Medical Association

Whatever your grade or specialty, BMA membership should always be a priority.

From the minute you join you can be confident that the BMA is looking after your best interests.

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Contact us

We have offices in London and all over the UK and Europe.

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BMA House - for events

An exceptional venue

Bullet pointHire for conferences, weddings or dinners
Bullet pointTwo outdoor spaces - in central London
Bullet pointGrade II listed building

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Looking for conference rooms or facilities in Scotland?

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Working for change, representing you

How we work

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Annual Representative Meeting

Our major debating and policy-making meeting takes place each year. The 2014 ARM will be held in Harrogate, Yorkshire from 23 to 26 June at the Harrogate International Centre. More information will be made available soon.

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Big Ben We work closely with the Government and strive to make an impact on policy which affects you and your patients.

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Advice when you need it

BMA Employment Advisers

For all your employment queries for BMA members.

Call us on 0300 123 1233
From 8.30am to 6pm, Monday to Friday (except UK-wide bank holidays)
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Counselling and Doctor Advisor Service

Confidential, nationwide, non-stop advice and counselling for doctors and medical students.

Call us on 08459 200 169
24 hours a day, seven days a week.


Equality and diversity

The BMA is committed to ensuring all doctors are treated equally.

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Media Centre

Journalists - get our latest press releases.

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Using the BMA website

Do you know what the BMA website has to offer you?
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Jobs at the BMA

Want to work for the BMA?

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