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Press Releases


Press releases from August 2018


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A 'Humbling Honour'

Nurse Ensuring Education and Support for the Surgical Care Team in First-of-its-Kind Award

A nurse with a lifelong career in surgical care has been singled out for a rare honour by the UK’s oldest surgical Royal College. Susan Hall, who is originally from Merseyside and qualified as a nurse in Liverpool in 1974, has been recognised for her tireless work in helping develop an infrastructure of support and education for the ‘perioperative…


Honoured NHS Chief Takes Post

New Vice-President for UK’s oldest surgical Royal College

A multiple award-winning consultant surgeon who has dedicated much of his career to the education and training of surgeons has been elected Vice-President at UK’s oldest surgical Royal College, the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Professor Rowan Parks is revered for his work in medical education and training, and his work in hepatobiliary …


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