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The UK’s General Medical Council has appointed Professor Anthony Harnden as one of two new registrant members to its governing body from 1 January 2017.

The GMC’s Council ensures the GMC is properly managed and fulfils its objectives to protect, promote and maintain the health and safety of the public by ensuring proper standards in the practice of medicine. The GMC is responsible for the regulation of all UK medical schools and postgraduate training.

Professor Harnden is Professor of Primary Care in Oxford University’s Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences a Governing Body Fellow of St Hugh’s College.

Read more (Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Science website)

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