Skip to main content

Conservative Medical Society, 1988-2001

 Sub-Series

  • How to
    request

Dates

  • 1988-2001

Language of Materials

  • English

Full range of shelfmarks:

PUB 268-271

Biographical / Historical

The Conservative Medical Society was established in 1975 as 'an independent and national organisation whose overriding commitment is to put the care of patients as the top priority in the health services.' [Source: Conservative Newsline (Apr 1988, no. 277) Shelfmark: PUB 126/2]. It promoted debate within the Conservative Party on health care, by holding meetings and publishing papers on health matters. Full membership was open to anyone with a professional health qualification, while Associate membership was available to those interested or involved with the development of improved health care throughout the United Kingdom. The Society was open to differing views, but committed to Conservative principles of freedom, quality and diversity - and to the principle that the NHS should remain as the provider of health care for all who need it, free at the point of delivery. in Jan 2011 the Society changed its name to Conservative Health.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom