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UK and Ireland’s surgical Royal Colleges sharing their concern at Northern Ireland’s alarming waiting lists

UK and Ireland’s surgical Royal Colleges sharing their concern at Northern Ireland’s alarming waiting lists

A letter from the four presidents of the UK and Ireland’s surgical Royal Colleges sharing their concern at Northern Ireland’s alarming waiting lists and to request an urgent meeting.

College Commemorations

College Commemorations

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is saddened to hear of the death of several of our long-standing Retired Fellows and other great leaders within the surgical profession. We commemorate their service to healthcare and their patients, and offer our deepest sympathies to their family, friends and life-long colleagues.

RCSEd Launches New MRCS Ophthalmology Examinations

RCSEd Launches New MRCS Ophthalmology Examinations

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is excited to announce the launching of its MRCS examination in ophthalmology.

Other RCSEd News

RCSEd President delighted as Queen Bestows the George Cross on the NHS

 RCSEd President delighted as Queen Bestows the George Cross on the NHS - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is very pleased that The Queen has bestowed the George Cross on the NHS.



RCSEd Launches New MRCS Ophthalmology Examinations

RCSEd Launches New MRCS Ophthalmology Examinations  - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is excited to announce the launching of its MRCS examination in ophthalmology.



Press Statement: Statement from RCSEd President on Concerning Early Retirement Figures

Statement from RCSEd President on Concerning Early Retirement Figures - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh notes today’s figures showing the number of doctor’s retiring early has trebled since 2008 with alarm but not surprise. College President, Professor Michael Griffin, said: “We have been deeply concerned with the number of doctors surrendering their medical license due to stress, burnout, bullying and po…



Election of SAS Member of Council 2021

Election of SAS Member of Council 2021 - Read more

The post of SAS member of Council becomes vacant when Mrs Victoria Dobie comes to the end of her term of appointment in November 2021.



Press Statement: RCSEd President Marks 4th annual Windrush Day

RCSEd President Marks 4th annual Windrush Day - Read more

To mark the fourth annual Windrush Day, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh President, Professor Michael Griffin OBE, commented: Ever since it was founded in 1948, the NHS has always benefitted from the skills, commitment and expertise that migrants from all over the work have brought to it. Today is an important way to celebrate their vital…





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