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RCSEd Marks World’s First Patient Safety Day

RCSEd Marks World’s First Patient Safety Day

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) is today (17th) recognising the first ever World Patient Safety Day - a campaign created by the World Health Organisation to make healthcare safer.

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. Join us to hear more on the activities of FRRH, how to get involved and how you can support the development of FRRH and remote and rural healthcare globally.

Other RCSEd News

RCSEd Response to the National Training Survey Results

RCSEd Response to the National Training Survey Results - Read more

On Monday 8 July the results of the national training survey were released. Fewer trainees reported their care as “very good/good” than 2017 and more trainees reporting their training as “very poor/poor” than they did in 2017 whilst fewer trainers report enjoying their role than in 2017.



RCSEd statements on obesity and 'sin taxes'

RCSEd statements on obesity and 'sin taxes' - Read more

RCSEd provide statements on today's news regarding action on obesity and the proposed review of 'sin taxes'



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.





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