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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

ICBSE Statement on 2021 MRCS Part A April Results

ICBSE Statement on 2021 MRCS Part A April Results - Read more

The results of the intercollegiate MRCS Part A examination held on 20 April 2021 have been published today.



Launch of Day One Trauma Support

Launch of Day One Trauma Support - Read more

Day One Trauma Support announced its official launch as the first national independent charity supporting survivors of major traumatic injuries on UK-wide scale.



RCSEd echoes call from BMA to extend the exemption in place for nurses coming from red list countries with regards to quarantine to doctors

RCSEd echoes call from BMA to extend the exemption in place for nurses coming from red list countries with regards to quarantine to doctors - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh echoes the call from the BMA to extend the exemption currently in place for nurses coming from red list countries with regards to quarantine to doctors.



Press Release: RCSEd Announces Launch of Joint Orthopaedic Research Fellowship

RCSEd Announces Launch of Joint Orthopaedic Research Fellowship  - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) has announced a new partnership with Orthopaedic Research UK (ORUK) to support trainees looking to develop their orthopaedic research skills. The partnership will see both medical bodies match-fund two individuals to undertake a year-long research fellowship in orthopaedics, at a cost of £60,000 e…



Press Statement: RCSEd welcomes £160m of funding towards tackling the impact of COVID on elective care

RCSEd welcomes £160m of funding towards tackling the impact of COVID on elective care - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh welcomes the £160million of funding towards tackling the impact of Covid on elective care. RCSEd President, Professor Michael Griffin, said: The backlog of elective care, in particular non-urgent surgery, is now at its worst level since records began. In addition, we have a ‘hidden’ waiting list of peop…





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