President's Address Wednesday 11th October 7pm for 7:30pm Medical School Derby
Dr Stuart Holloway will deliver his Presidential Address, ‘On Curiosity: Curiosity Cured the Cat’, taking a journey from Shakespeare to the modern lecture theatre.
We look forward to a great season in 2017-2018!
Dates for 2017-18
Click on the News tab for the dates.
Medical Detection Dogs Wednesday 27th September 7pm for 7:30pm Medical School Derby
The 2017-2018 Session Starts Here!
Our 2017-2018 Session commences on Wednesday 27th September. Mrs Wendy Coley BSc MSc will deliver a lecture entitled ‘The Work of the Charity Medical Detection Dogs’. The President and Council extend a warm welcome to members, doctors in training and medical students to this event.
For allergy sufferers please note that a dog might be present at this event.
Welcome to Derby Medical Society
Welcome to the website of the Derby Medical Society. The society was founded in 1862 for the purpose of bringing together medical practitioners from the many diverse branches of medicine to discuss the medical science of the day and to present and discuss cases of interest to its members.
To this day, the society maintains the spirit and motivation of its founders through the presentation of a yearly lecture series featuring keynote speakers from all walks of medicine, many of whom have world renowned reputations in their field. Additionally, the society has a proud tradition of supporting the medical community through its long standing association with the Royal Medical Benevolent Fund and through the provision of bursaries and awards for medical students and trainees.
The President for the 2017-2018 session is Dr Stuart Holloway. Lectures are listed in the News section.