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Number of overseas doctors wanting to work in the UK increases

Hundreds more international doctors are applying to work in the UK each year and we're gearing up to support them.

How will we be helping them?


Professor Sir Terence Stephenson at GMC conference

We're recruiting for a new Council Chair

11 April 2018

We've started our recruitment campaign for a new Chair to take over from Professor Sir Terence Stephenson at the end of his four-year term leading the regulator’s Council. 

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Doctors’ reflections should be legally protected

26 March 2018  

Williams Review into Gross Negligence Manslaughter told doctors' reflections are 'so fundamental to their professionalism' legal protection should be considered.

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Brexit impact must be central to workforce plan

23 March 2018

We urge workforce planners to seriously consider the impact of Brexit while developing a new strategy for the NHS, to ensure systems can cope in the face of great change.



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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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Reviewing our ‘gateways’ guidance: what have we learned so far?

21 March 2018  

Policy Manager Ioanna Maraki provides an update on what we’ve learned.

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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.

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