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Coptic Medical Society Meeting of 23.11.2002 at St Mary and Archangel Michael Church, Golders Green, London.

Mr Onsy Luca led a fascinating and informed discussion on various tax issues. He particularly highlighted that any donation to a charitable organisation should attract extra funds to the charity. On submission of a receipt for the charitable donation to the Inland Revenue, for every £100 given, the Inland Revenue will pay the charity an […]

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The Manchester meeting of Coptic Medical Society

The meeting was held at The Virgin Mary and St Mina’s church On 6th July 2002 Fathers Bishoy , Mikhail Ibrahim and Philopateer celebrated the Holy Mass. 35 members attended. Dr Raafat Saeed gave a fascinating talk on God’s hand or volcano. The author of a recently published book argued that a volcano that erupted […]

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Fundraising Dinner in aid of St Kyrel Trust

On 18th of May 2002, The Coptic Medical Society held a fundraising dinner in support of university students in need in Egypt. The dinner was held at St Mary and St Shenouda’s Church in Coulsdon, Croydon. The CMS members were warmly greeted by the church members. Fr Ishak started the meeting with prayer. Dr Wasfy […]

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The Birmingham fourth Meeting of the Coptic Medical Society

The fourth meeting of the Coptic Medical Society was held on 30/03/02. The Holy Liturgy was led by His Grace Bishop Misaeel. He welcomed the delegates warmly. 58 members attended. The chairman Mr Sabry Gabriel introduced Fr Yohanna, who spoke briefly about medicine and in particular the long hours doctors work. This may lead to […]

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Pope Shenouda Honours Prof. Sir Magdy Yacoub

The Coptic community honoured Professor Sir Magdy Yacoub in a joyful occasion attended by His Holiness Pope Shenouda at the Royal Society of Medicine on Saturday 26th January 2002. His Holiness travelled to the UK to take part in this celebration. He described Professor Sir Magdy as a genius who inherited such genius from his ancestors the Pharaohs. […]

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The third meeting of the Coptic Medical Society

The meeting started at 2PM at St Mary and Archangel Michael, Golders Green. Father Pigol, a monk from the Syrian monastery opened the meeting. He is in London on a training course. He talked about his work on the royal collection at the royal library in Windsor. His speciality is on restoring parchment paper and […]

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‘Health shouldn’t be commercial’

As Sir Magdi Yacoub leaves the NHS, he says that bureaucracy is stifling the health service. Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub is not easy to pin down. He refuses to carry a bleeper, and the mobile phone that his son bought him is lying unanswered on his desk. He rarely gives interviews, and I am starting […]

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The first meeting of the Coptic Medical Society

The first meeting of the Society was held on Saturday, 30th June 2001 at St Mary and Archangel Michael Church, Golders Green, London. Father Mikhail Ibrahim prayed the Mass, light refreshments followed. Father Mikhail welcomed the launch of the Society explaining that His Holiness Pope Shenouda has given His blessing to the venture. A letter […]

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The Nominations: The People’s Award 2000

Some people achieve great things over a lifetime, others reach great heights in a short space of time. The People’s Award 2000 will honour the person you think deserves a special accolade. It might be someone whose achievement or contribution to society does not fall easily into any of the specific award categories. It might […]

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