All of Scotland’s latest group of surgical trainees are to start off a new training programme this week and during the first phase of their programme will undertake an intensive ‘boot camp’ to teach them the core skills they need.
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has congratulated Dame Clare Marx on her appointment today as the new Chair of the GMC. Dame Clare will succeed Professor Sir Terrence Stephenson when she takes up her post in January 2019.
This week, all across the UK, a new intake of doctors will take up their posts throughout the NHS.
A leading Professor will say that burnout is on the rise, with doctors at the beginning of their careers now asking for help.