Events

2019/2020 Events


Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting and the President's Valedictory Address by Professor James Drife.

Contested Innovation: Bringing Dialysis to Britain

Dr John Turney: Retired Renal Physician, Leeds; Chair, Yorkshire Me...

Editing the British Medical Journal

Dr Fiona Godlee: BMJ Editor since 2005 and the Journal's first female editor.

YMS Founder's Prize Presentations

The top five submissions from trainees in the Yorkshire and Humber ...

On-line Surgical Training

Prof James Garden: Regius Professor of Clinical Surgery, University...

HYMS Student Elective Presentations

Winners of the YMS and the Steve Leveson scholarships talk about th...

Burns Night Supper and Ceilidh

Immortal memory: Prof David Purdie, Chair of Edinburgh Burns Club's...

My Road to Mandalay: Maternal Health

Prof Phil Heywood: Emeritus Professor of Primary C...

Christmas Cabaret

Walter Nimmo and Jim Drife: Medical humour from "A...

Sailsbury and Novichoks: Is our Risk from Chemical Weapons Changing?

Prof Alastair Hay: Professor of Environmental Toxi...

Homelessness and Mental Illness

Dr Jennifer Drife: Consultant Psychiatrist, South ...

YMS Wine Club Pre-Christmas Tasting

Cancer Diagnosis in General Practice

Prof Richard Neal: Professor of Primary Care Oncology, University of Leeds.

St Luke's Day Service

York Minster 10:00 followed by coffee in the Minster.

John Rock's Big Mistake

Prof John Guillebaud: Emeritus Professor of Family...

Annual YMS Oration

14:00 - Annual YMS Oration

Dying in Tomo...

Grand Opening of Tempest Anderson Room

Grand Opening of Tempest Anderson Room and lecture on the life and ...

YMS Summer Wine Tasting

7.30pm at 23 Stonegate, York YO1 8AW

Tic...

Tour of British Library - Boston Spa

Assemble for tour 10.20am

The guided tou...

Tour of York Minster with Dr. Trevor Julian - Former President of York Medical Society and Official Guide at the Minster

'The untold stories of the guides - and some medical intere...

Walk and Pub Lunch - Cancelled

This event is now cancelled.

Lunch at Th...

Annual General Meeting

President's Valdictory Address by Dr Sarah Watson.

Teleheal - Saving Lives and Improving Futures in War Zones

Dr Waheed Arian, PTLLS, MA, MBBS, UN Global Goals Advocate, NHS Eng...

York Medical Society Founders Prize Presentations

Please come and give your support to the following five trainees wh...

Managing Ovarian Cancer in 2019 - Towards more Personalised Care

Dr Andrew Clamp - Consultant and Senior Lecturer Medical Oncology a...

In Celebration of International Women's Day - Some Reflection of Women in Medicine

IN CELEBRATION OF INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY - SOME REFLECTIONS ON WOM...

HYMS Student Elective Bursaries Presentations

The winners of the York Medical Society Travelling Scholarships, St...

Restoration of John Hopps

The restoration of Mr Hopps FRCS, by David Everingham. David is a f...

Shame as a Cause of Mental Distress and Breakdown

Dan Archer - Psychoanalyst and fellow of the Institute of Psychoanalysis

About YMS

York Medical Society was founded in 1832 for "The purpose of promoting and diffusing medical knowledge". Over the many years since, many distinguished Doctors and Surgeons have been members and given lectures to the Society.

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