British Association of Stroke Physicians

Welcome to BASP

The British Association of Stroke Physicians (BASP) was set up in April 1999 to promote better care for people with stroke in the UK. The five objectives of BASP are:

1. Training: Improving and assuring the training of doctors in Stroke Medicine;

2. Research: Promoting and disseminating research in Stroke;

3. Clinical Standards: Leading on clinical standards for Stroke Services and for doctors practising in Stroke Medicine;

4. Policy: Developing and influencing local and national policy for Stroke Services;

5. Expertise: Providing expert advice to external bodies on all aspects of Stroke Medicine

Further information is available from the President.


JOINT BASP AND NIHR CRN: STROKE WRITING GROUP APPLICATION CALLGuidance Round 2 (1).doc  Application Template Competiton 2.docx

BASP Strategy 2016 to 2019 Draft for Consultation:British Association of Stroke Physicians Strategy 2016 to 2019.pdf

Final Thrombectomy StandardsSeptember 2015-2 (1).pdf

2015 Medical Student Competition

1st Laura Horne, Liverpool University

2nd Gokulramana Lakshmipathy, Queens University Belfast