We use cookies to track usage and optimise user experience. By continuing to browse and use the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

News

Featured News Items

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.

RCSEd Policy Team and  the Faculty of Dental Surgery raise concerns over the cost and availability of PPE for dental practitioners

RCSEd Policy Team and the Faculty of Dental Surgery raise concerns over the cost and availability of PPE for dental practitioners

The policy team, working with the Dean and Incoming Dean of the Faculty of Dental Surgery Prof. Fraser McDonald and Prof. Phil Taylor, have been raising grave concerns over the cost and availability of PPE for dental practitioners looking to reopen safely.

Other RCSEd News

RCSEd International Dental Ambassadors on COVID-19: Deployment Insights

RCSEd International Dental Ambassadors on COVID-19: Deployment Insights  - Read more

We spoke with Mark Tawadrous, RCSEd International Dental Ambassador in North Africa and Mediterranean region, who is a General Dental Practitioner operating digital dentistry in his own clinic in Cairo, Egypt. Mark provides insights into how dentists in Egypt are helping the healthcare system to manage the crisis.



Members of the Faculty of Remote and Rural Healthcare on COVID-19: Prof Ian Murray

Members of the Faculty of Remote and Rural Healthcare on COVID-19: Prof Ian Murray  - Read more

Ian Murray, FRRH Organisational member and Professor and Head of School of Nursing and Midwifery at Robert Gordon University shares his University's experience with the challenges provided by the COVID-19 Pandemic.



RCSEd Urges Government to Increase 'COVID-Free Hubs' So Vital Cancer Surgeries Can Continue

RCSEd Urges Government to Increase 'COVID-Free Hubs' So Vital Cancer Surgeries Can Continue - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh has issued the rallying cry after a survey of its fellows showed that a third of those who carry out cancer operations have completely stopped performing these procedures in recent weeks as a result of COVID-19, and 87% have reduced cancer operations.



Press Statement: RCSEd Urges Government to Increase 'COVID-Free Hubs' So Vital Cancer Surgeries Can Continue

RCSEd Urges Government to Increase 'COVID-Free Hubs' So Vital Cancer Surgeries Can Continue - Read more

GOVERNMENT URGED TO INCREASE ‘COVID-FREE HUBS’ SO VITAL CANCER SURGERIES CAN CONTINUE 87% of leading cancer surgeons surveyed say they have reduced operating   The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is calling on Government to increase the number of ‘COVID-free hubs’ available to patients, so life-saving cancer operations can go ahead.  The…



Death of Mr Manjeet S Riyat, A & E Consultant at University Hospital of Derby and Burton and RCSEd Fellow

Death of Mr Manjeet S Riyat, A & E Consultant at University Hospital of Derby and Burton and RCSEd Fellow - Read more

It is with great sadness we share the news that Mr Manjeet S Riyat, A & E Consultant at University Hospital of Derby and Burton and Fellow of the College, has passed from COVID-19.





back to top of page

News Tags

Surgeons' News

Current Issue

Surgeons' News June 2020

June 2020

Back Issues

  • Surgeons' News March 2020

    March 2020

  • Surgeons' News September 2019

    September 2019

  • Surgeons' News June 2019

    June 2019

  • Surgeons' News March 2019

    March 2019

  • Surgeons' News December 2018

    December 2018

  • Surgeons' News June 2020

    June 2020