TITLE

If you can't beat 'em, join 'em, BMA decides

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Patrick
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/23/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 2, p248
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the appointment of a lawyer, Jeremy Strachan, as the head of the British Medical Association. Opinion that the appointment is significant in a time when physicians are threatened with regulations on their conduct and performance; How the Canadian Medical Association is looking for a secretary general-chief executive officer.
ACCESSION #
4017772

 

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