In recognition of the clear and present danger that the climate emergency poses, we have put together a group to devise practical solutions, helping the surgical profession to understand and reduce its environmental impact.
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15 November 2022
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, The Royal College of Surgeons of England and The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow acknowledge that climate change and anthropogenic environmental degradation pose a major threat to both human health and planetary health. We have reached and overstepped several planetary boundaries within which humanity can survive and thrive, and this calls for decisive, collaborative, and urgent action.
11 November 2022
Professor Rowan Parks has officially taken office as President of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd), after being formally welcomed to the role at the College AGM, where he outlined his priorities for his upcoming three-year term.
13 October 2022
The first memorial to pandemic workers was unveiled at The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh