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UK-Med and RCSEd Signal Intent to Further Professionalise Humanitarian Healthcare

UK-Med and RCSEd Signal Intent to Further Professionalise Humanitarian Healthcare

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) and UK-MED have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), setting out their mutual commitment to collaboration and exploration of future opportunities under the shared aim of setting, improving, and recognising standards in humanitarian healthcare.

Red Cross and Body Interact Unite on Training for the COVID-19 Vaccination

Red Cross and Body Interact Unite on Training for the COVID-19 Vaccination

FRRHH organistional member, Body Interact have developed a free course in partnership with The Portuguese Red Cross to train healthcare professionals in the process of safely administering COVID-19 vaccinations.

The Virtual Doctors: Connecting Rural Communities through Telemedicine

The Virtual Doctors: Connecting Rural Communities through Telemedicine

The Virtual Doctors are a UK based, leading telemedicine charity. They share how their smartphone app is transforming the lives of many vulnerable people living in rural Africa.

Other FRRHH News

An Insight into the Diploma in Urgent Medical Care

An Insight into the Diploma in Urgent Medical Care  - Read more

Former Chair of The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care (FPHC), and current FRRHH Executive Committee member, Colville Laird shares his insight into the Diploma in Urgent Medical Care. In his blog he explains how this qualification may be of interest to remote, rural and humanitarian healthcare practitioners.



Around the Workers’ Health World in 8 Webinars - IOMSC/SOM Global Webinar Series

Around the Workers’ Health World in 8 Webinars - IOMSC/SOM Global Webinar Series - Read more

Faculty Chair, Dr Rikard Moen, writes about his profession of Occupational Medicine and highlights an exciting webinar series presented jointly by IOMSC and SOM. Dr Moen has led the development of this exciting global series in his role as International Chair of the SOM.



Cascading Key Oral Health Messages to Remote and Rural Northern Malawi

Cascading Key Oral Health Messages to Remote and Rural Northern Malawi  - Read more

NGOs Bridge2Aid and Smileawi have collaborated with The Dental Association of Malawi, and Malawian Ministry of Health to plan a pilot project. The project aims to train medical assistants in rural areas to promote oral health and to provide simple emergency dentistry.




FRRHH in Surgeons' News

Surgeons' News issues featuring The Faculty of Remote, Rural and Humanitarian Healthcare.

  • Surgeons' News March 2019

    March 2019

  • Surgeons' News September 2019

    September 2019

  • Surgeons' News December 2019

    December 2019

  • Surgeons' News September 2020

    September 2020

  • Surgeons' News December 2020

    December 2020

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