SAPC News & current events

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, 1926 - 2022

We are deeply saddened by the death of Her Majesty the Queen and grateful for her many years of public service. Our sympathies are with the Royal Family. Link to BBC webpage

News from RCGP

Congratulations from SAPC to Professor Kamila Hawthorne who has been elected as next Chair of Council, RCGP, from November 2022. Kamila is a salaried GP in Mountain Ash, South Wales, and is currently Provost of the SE Wales Faculty of the RCGP. She...

Congratulations to SAPC's new Co-Chairs!

Congratulations to Dr Rupert Payne and Dr Duncan Shrewsbury who became Co-Chairs of SAPC at the AGM on 6th July 2022 at UCLan. They succeeded Prof Carolyn Chew-Graham who had completed her 3 year term as Chair (2019-2022).

Winners of the SAPC Doctoral prize 2022

SAPC is delighted to announce the joint winners of the SAPC Doctoral prize in 2022 This is the third year we have offered this award. We received 12 excellent applications and are pleased to announce that we have awarded the prize to two candidates...

Winner of the SAPC Medical Student essay prize 2022

Essay subject: "A consultation in primary care that changed my practice" This is the third year we have offered this award. We received 52 excellent essays. The SAPC panelists were impressed with the content of the essays and thank all the students...

RCGP awards - congratulations from SAPC

RCGP awards The SAPC comunity would like to congratulate Anthony Harnden and Greg Irving on recent awards from RCGP: The President’s Medal – Professor Anthony Harnden The President’s Medal is given in recognition of consistent and excellent efforts...

SAPC members recognised in the 2022 New Year Honours

Professor Tony Avery OBE Tony Avery, GP and Professor of Primary Healthcare at University of Nottingham, and a Senior Investigator for the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), received an OBE for services to General Practice. Link to page...

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