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.
Please click on the News tab for the dates.
21st March 2018
Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard
PhD MSc MBBS DRCOG DFSRH FRCGP
Chair, Royal College of General Practitioners.
‘The Future of General Practice: Challenges and Opportunities’
This meeting will take place at 7.30pm in the Main Lecture Theatre in the School of Graduate Entry Medicine and Health.
The President extends an open invitation to Derby Medical Students to attend the meeting.
[Car Parking is available in the Medical School Car Park or Car Park 4 opposite]
A loop system for the hard of hearing is installed in the Lecture Theatre.
There will be a hot buffet provided by The Butler’s Pantry as usual, served from 6.30pm onwards the cost of which is £10 per person
(Medical Students have a reduced rate of £5 per person).
PLEASE NOTE THAT DERBY MEDICAL SOCIETY IS NOW ABLE TO OFFER CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT POINTS
The Derby Medical Society dinner was held last night at the Hilton at St. George’s Park. I would like to thank The Travelling People folk group for providing such wonderful entertainment, Mrs Mary Scott for arranging the tombola, Tracey at Alexin for her invaluable help in organising the event, and our hosts at the Hilton. Over £100 was raised for the Royal Medical Benevolent Fund.
11th March 2018