Workforce planning needed to avert NHS staffing crisis

New research has laid bare a future workforce crisis that could be compounded by Brexit amid a fragmented approach to the recruitment and retention of doctors.

What does the research show?

Press release



Brexit - information for doctors

11 February 2019

What we know so far and what we’re doing to support doctors who already work, or want to work, in the UK.


GMC responds to NHS long-term plan

8 January 2019

Our Chief Executive, Charlie Massey, has welcomed the NHS long-term plan as an 'important commitment'.


Press release

Update on our right of appeal

20 December 2018

We have written to the Health and Social Care Committee with the findings of a review of our right of appeal, including independent legal advice from Sir Robert Francis QC.


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Appraisal and its role in professional development

11 May 2018

We recently published the final report of the independent evaluation of revalidation, carried out by UK Medical Revalidation Evaluation Collaboration’s (UMbRELLA). 

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Guest blog: Being a medical student in 2018

13 April 2018

Final year medical students, Wuraola Obadahun and Fiona Vincent, will be sharing their triumphs and challenges as guest curators of the GMC blog.

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Our response to BAPIO's open letter on the Dr Bawa-Garba case

9 February 2018   

Our Chief Executive, Charlie Massey, responds to the British Association of Physicians of Indian Origin.