A new “budget impact test”, to be applied by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), is an unpopular and flawed attempt to solve a fundamentally political problem, argue experts in The BMJ today. The test means that NICE-recommended technologies … Continue reading
GHSM PhD student Victoria Charlton and Dr Annette Rid have led the preparation of a detailed response to a joint consultation by the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) and NHS England on changes to NICE’s technology appraisal process. The … Continue reading
Sign-up is now open for the Second Medical London Excursion of this academic year, on Wednesday 1st February!
william-harvey-house_1_0_0_0We’ll be heading to the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) for a tour of the RCP including the museum and medicinal garden. We are meeting at 14.00 on 1st February directly at the RCP, in the lobby. Continue reading
The next meeting of the London Bioethics Colloquium is tomorrow, Monday 7 November, 16:00-17:30 (tea available from 15.30). We are excited to have a roundtable titled “Personalisation, Privacy, Solidarity: what counts as progress in medicine?”, with three talks: Prof Cong Yali (Professor of Medical Ethics, PKU), “Social … Continue reading