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Next AWMSG meeting


The next AWMSG meeting will be on Wednesday 22 April 2015 at 10:30 am.

Getting the best outcomes from medicines for Wales


AWMSG has been improving access to medicines in Wales for over a decade. Our appraisal process brings together specialist physicians, pharmacists, healthcare professionals, health economists, pharmaceutical industry representatives and patient representatives to provide advice on new medicines to NHS Wales. View our latest advice for new medicines or browse the forthcoming appraisals.

New Patient and Public Engagement Strategy

"Please share your views and ensure your voice is heard"

AWMSG have a new strategy to increase patient and public engagement. Patients and the public are at the heart of our work and we want you to help shape the way that we work.

"…I believe that any group that does get involved will feel that their views are really being taken into consideration…"

Tony Gavin, Director of Campaigning and Advocacy, Leukaemia CARE

Medicines management

"Making the best use of medicines"

AWMSG works with numerous specialist groups undertaking activities to ensure the best use of medicines for Wales.  Activities include issuing prescribing guidance, good practice guidelines, prescribing dilemmas, advice on prescribing indicators, prescribing analysis and shared care.  View our medicines management section for full details.