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First Dundas Medal Awarded To Specialist Palliative Care Team In Glasgow

First Dundas Medal Awarded To Specialist Palliative Care Team In Glasgow

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and charity PATCH award inaugural medal to team acknowledging palliative care excellence

RCSEd Response to the Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Bill

RCSEd Response to the Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Bill

RCSEd President Professor Michael Lavelle-Jones responds to the Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Bill

RCSEd Responds To Home Affairs Committee Brexit Report

RCSEd Responds To Home Affairs Committee Brexit Report

President of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Professor Michael Lavelle-Jones, has commented on the Home Affairs Committee report “Home office delivery of Brexit: immigration”, released this week.

Other RCSEd News

RCSEd Urges Membership to Support Key Brexit Healthcare Priorities

RCSEd Urges Membership to Support Key Brexit Healthcare Priorities  - Read more

RCSEd President Michael Lavelle-Jones has issued an open letter to the College's UK membership urging them to support key priorities in the Brexit negotiations.

MFDS Part 1 - Closing Date for Applications: 10 July 2017

MFDS Part 1 - Closing Date for Applications: 10 July 2017 - Read more

The closing date for the October 2017 sessions of MFDS Part 1 is 10 July 2017. These exams will be held in the international and UK locations.


DoH Proposes Expansion of Undergraduate Medical Education in England

DoH Proposes Expansion of Undergraduate Medical Education in England - Read more

Whilst the College welcomes the proposed expansion of undergraduate medical education, we strongly disagree with the proposal that graduates should be tied to the NHS for a set number of years.


Bullying and Undermining Campaign – Let’s Remove it

Bullying and Undermining Campaign – Let’s Remove it - Read more

The sentencing this week of surgeon Ian Paterson has once again raised the issue of bullying and undermining in healthcare. RCSEd has launched a campaign to encourage healthcare professionals speak up and change this culture.


RCSEd and the Surgical Forum of Great Britain and Ireland Support Call for Inquiry into the Ian Paterson Case

RCSEd and the Surgical Forum of Great Britain and Ireland Support Call for Inquiry into the Ian Paterson Case - Read more

RCSEd signs and strongly supports statement from The Surgical Forum of Great Britain and Ireland, stating that the surgeon's practice was unacceptable and supports the call for an inquiry.




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