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Organisations and governing bodies


Councils and unions
Links for more information

As healthcare professionals, there are many facets to our career and development. This requires the support of multiple governing bodies and organisations. Below are links to some important organisations you may need to get in contact with throughout the course of your career.

General Medical Council (GMC) - the official body maintaining the register of doctors in the UK

General Dental Council (GDC) - the official body maintaining the register of dentists in the UK

British Medical Association (BMA) - the trade union for doctors 

Medical Defence Union (MDU) - popular organisation for medical indemnity and advice

Use the "Contact Us" button below if there is an organisation you believe should be on this list.

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