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

Introducing Dental Webinars with Professor Brian Nattress

Introducing Dental Webinars with Professor Brian Nattress

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is pleased to launch a series of webinars on the key principles of endodontic treatment: access, instrumentation and obturation.

Programme Announced for the Annual Conference of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers 2019

Programme Announced for the Annual Conference of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers 2019

The programme for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Annual Conference of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers (FST) 2019 is now available online!

The Faculty of Remote and Rural Healthcare Business Breakfast – Speakers Announced

The Faculty of Remote and Rural Healthcare Business Breakfast – Speakers Announced

The Faculty of Remote and Rural Healthcare (FRRH) are proud to announce their first Business Breakfast, taking place at The Royal Automobile Club, London on Wednesday 25 September 2019. With the aim to see how attendees can improve remote and rural healthcare globally, the event will be hosted by FRRH Deputy Chair, Dr Rikard Moen, Head of Health, Transport for London and supported by FRRH Chair, Alistair Fraser, Vice President of Shell.

Other RCSEd News

Special Awards at RCSEd Diploma Ceremony

Special Awards at RCSEd Diploma Ceremony  - Read more

We offer our hearty congratulations to all our new Fellows and Members, many of whom will be attending our latest Diploma Presentation Ceremony in Edinburgh on Friday 28 June. From Detroit to Dundee and from Bangalore to Birmingham, some eighty individuals from around the world will be presented with their diplomas and medals.



RCSEd response to the GMC commissioned “Fair to Refer” report

RCSEd response to the GMC commissioned “Fair to Refer” report - Read more

It is known that doctors from outside the UK and BME doctors within the UK are more likely to be referred to the GMC by their employers than their UK qualified or white peers. Today’s GMC report highlights a number of causes of higher rates of referrals for these groups of doctors.



The FST Medal for exceptional contributions to Surgical Training - Nominations now open

The FST Medal for exceptional contributions to Surgical Training - Nominations now open - Read more

In order to recognise and celebrate exceptional trainers, the Faculty of Surgical Trainers are introducing their first Medal Award, which will be presented at the FST Conference held in Birmingham in October 2019.



Surgeons Call on UK Government to Reconsider Regulation of Surgical Care Practitioners  

Surgeons Call on UK Government to Reconsider Regulation of Surgical Care Practitioners   - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) and the Federation of Surgical Specialty Associations (FSSA) have written a robust letter to Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock calling on him to introduce statutory regulation for surgical care practitioners (SCPs).



Scottish Royal Colleges Looking for Chair of the Scottish Surgical Simulation Collaborative

Scottish Royal Colleges Looking for Chair of the Scottish Surgical Simulation Collaborative - Read more

In a joint collaboration, the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow are inviting applications for the new role of Chair of the Scottish Surgical Simulation Collaborative. The bi-collegiate group are looking for someone to chair a number of collaborative meetings a year and to chair subgroups and workstreams as required while promoting the groups objectives in the field of surgical simulation.





back to top of page

News Tags

Surgeons' News

Current Issue

Surgeons' News June 2019

June 2019

Back Issues

  • Surgeons' News March 2019

    March 2019

  • Surgeons' News December 2018

    December 2018

  • Surgeons' News September 2018

    September 2018

  • Surgeons' News June 2018

    June 2018

  • Surgeons' News March 2018

    March 2018

  • Surgeons' News December 2017

    December 2017