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The RCSEd Forum: The Future of the NHS

Join the President of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh for an evening of discussion and debate on the future of the NHS, Belfast (25 January 2018) & Newcastle (21 February 2018).

RCSEd 17th Annual Audit & QI Symposium

Next year's Audit Symposium will take place the day before the College's two-day Triennial Conference, with discounts available to trainees wishing to stay in Edinburgh to attend the College's flagship conference to debate and discuss with colleagues 'The Modern Surgical Team: The Future of Surgery'. We encourage trainees, at all levels, to submit abstracts for the opportunity to attend and present their Audit and QI work at this prestigeous College event. Deadline for abstracts: 8 January 2018.

Postgraduate Programmes
Postgraduate Programmes

Run in partnership with the University of Edinburgh, the ESSQ suite of Postgraduate programmes offer a range of options for surgeons in the various stages of their training.

Wade Programme in Surgical Anatomy
Wade Programme in Surgical Anatomy

The Wade Programme in Surgical Anatomy aims to support the study of surgical anatomy during surgical training and into continuing professional development.

RCSEd Course Accreditation
RCSEd Course Accreditation

Having a course accredited by the College shows that it meets the same rigorous internal quality assurance processes as courses within the College’s educational portfolio. By having your course accredited, you will receive a range of benefits.

Scottish Surgical Simulation Collaborative
Scottish Surgical Simulation Collaborative

Simulation is an exciting and rapidly developing contemporary modality of surgical training. The Scottish Surgical Simulation Collaborative (SSSC) is a bicollegiate group of the RCSEd and RCPSG, with close ties to NHS Education for Scotland.

Non-Technical Skills for Surgeons (NOTSS)
Non-Technical Skills for Surgeons (NOTSS)

NOTSS is a behaviour rating system based on a skills taxonomy that allows valid and reliable observation and assessment of four categories of surgeons' non-technical skill: situation awareness, decision making, communication & teamwork, and leadership.

External Courses and Events
External Courses and Events

Details of courses and events provided by external organisations (not endorsed by RCSEd).