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Press Statements from March 2021


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RCSEd President Michael Griffin OBE reflects on one year since the UK entered lockdown

RCSEd President, Michael Griffin OBE, reflects on the past year since the UK entered its first national lockdown, he says: A year since the UK government announced the first national lockdown, I would like to again personally thank our members, fellows and all healthcare workers for their extraordinary hard work and dedication during this most d…


RCSEd President Responds to Publication of the 2020 NHS Staff Survey in England

Responding to the publication of the 2020 NHS Staff survey in England, Professor Michael Griffin OBE, President of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh said: 2020 was an exceptional year for the NHS as the service faced the worst crisis in its history. Many NHS staff had to face unprecedented challenges throughout the pandemic but their de…


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