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Home Office confirms visa extensions for all UK international doctors on a MTI visa after pressure from RCSEd through AOMRC

Home Office confirms visa extensions for all UK international doctors on a MTI visa after pressure from RCSEd through AOMRC

The extension of visas for all international doctors in the UK on a Medical Training Initiative (MTI) visa has been confirmed by the Home Office, following pressure from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh through the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges.

RCSEd President responds to findings on risk to patient safety due to bullying, lack of training and support for trainee doctors

RCSEd President responds to findings on risk to patient safety due to bullying, lack of training and support for trainee doctors

RCSEd President, Michael Griffin OBE, responds to news that Health Education England has uncovered multiple examples of patients being put at risk as a result of trainee doctors being bullied, compelled to conduct tasks they are not trained for and are generally lacking support.

Chair of RCSEd Trainees Committee writes to Mental Health Ministers to call for improved mental health and wellbeing support for NHS staff

Chair of RCSEd Trainees Committee writes to Mental Health Ministers to call for improved mental health and wellbeing support for NHS staff

The Chair of the Trainees Committee of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh has today written to both the Minister and Shadow Minister for Mental Health for calling for improved mental health and wellbeing support for NHS staff.

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Online Delivery of MFDS Part 1 Examination Autumn 2020

Online Delivery of MFDS Part 1 Examination Autumn 2020  - Read more

The MFDS Management Board has taken the decision to hold all the forthcoming Autumn diets of the MFDS Part 1 Examinations via an online delivery method.



Press Statement: Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh statement on the NHS People Plan

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh statement on the NHS People Plan - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is broadly welcoming of the new NHS People Plan detailing provision for the next 18 months. We feel that it’s focus is correct, and we applaud the aim of maintaining some of the positive innovations which developed during the response to the Covid-19 pandemic. There remain some concerns as to deliverabilit…



New Chairs and Members Sought for Surgical Specialty Boards (SSBs)

New Chairs and Members Sought for Surgical Specialty Boards (SSBs) - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) is pleased to present several exciting opportunities for suitable individuals to Chair and to become members of its Surgical Specialty Boards (SSBs).



The four Royal Colleges announce temporary changes to the DO-HNS Part 1 and 2 and MRCS Part B

The four Royal Colleges announce temporary changes to the DO-HNS Part 1 and 2 and MRCS Part B - Read more

The four Royal Colleges have announced temporary changes to the Intercollegiate DO-HNS Part 1 and 2 and MRCS Part B. Further information can be found in the documents below.



RCSEd Opportunities for Affiliate Members

RCSEd Opportunities for Affiliate Members - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh would like to congratulate Arian Arjomandi Rad, the recipient of our 2020 Cardiothoracic Surgery Medical Student Elective Travel.





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