News Releases 2010

"Strike Off Doctors Behind Antisemitic Witch-Hunt - As Watchdog of the British Medical Community, the GMC’s Integrity Must Not Be Impugned"

Paris, 4 January 2010

In a letter to Dr Paul Philip, Acting Chief Executive of The British General Medical Council (GMC), the Simon Wiesenthal Centre's Director for International Relations, Dr Shimon Samuels, expressed concern "to learn of a hate campaign reportedly directed, inter alia, by several of your members, against the noted cancer surgeon Professor Michael Baum (Emeritus Professor of Surgery and Visiting Professor of Medical Humanities at University College London)."