The award aims to recognise outstanding accomplishment and / or outstanding potential of young medics / scientists below the age of 40, who are employed by, or associated closely with, the Universities of Glasgow or Strathclyde.
The annual census of consultant physicians of the UK (2012) has been published. The census is completed by the Royal College of Physicians of London on behalf of the Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK.
JRCPTB has announced the appointment of Professor David Black as its new medical director. Professor Black will succeed Professor Bill Burr, taking up the role from 1 August 2014 for a period of three years.
In response to the Shape of Training review recently completed by Professor David Greenaway, the Royal Colleges of Physicians and the Joint Royal College of Physicians Training Board (JRCPTB) have now provided their vision for the future of education and training in the medical specialties.