HC Deb 27 October 1983 vol 47 cc159-60W
Mrs. Renée Short

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science which universities, apart from Liverpool, have established chairs of general practice.

Mr. Peter Brooke

I understand that chairs of general practice have been established at the medical schools of the following institutions:

  • University of Birmingham
  • University of Leicester
  • University of London: United Medical and Dental Schools of Guy's and St. Thomas's Hospitals (2 chairs) St.Mary's Hospital Medical School
  • University of Manchester
  • University of Southampton
  • University of Wales (Welsh National School of Medicine)
  • University of Aberdeen
  • University of Dundee
  • University of Edinburgh
  • University of Glasgow
  • Queen's University, Belfast.

In addition to the above, the University Grants Committee has agreed to support a chair at the University of London to be jointly maintained by the St. Bartholomew's and the London Hospital medical colleges.