President of our College, Dr Frank Dunn, has called today for an end to politics in healthcare.
Joint statement on claiming tax relief for professional fees while employed on a UK medical training contract
The Joint Royal Colleges of Physicians Training Board (JRCPTB) and MRCP(UK) have issued the following guidance on claiming tax relief on professional fees for physician trainees who are currently in UK core and specialty medical training.
An update on the latest developments relating to the new arrangements for death registration and certification which come into force on 29 April 2015 is available.
The Department of Health has announced that the National Awards Round for 2015 is open and will remain open until 1700 on Wednesday, 17 June.
On 16 July, the Secretary of State announced plans to reform consultant contracts to ensure the majority of hospital doctors working in NHS England are on seven day contracts by 2020.
On 18 March 2015 a bench of 7 of the Supreme Court (including the President and Deputy President) handed down the landmark decision in the case of Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board.
All seminars will take place in the Library Reading Room at 5.30 pm.
The SIGN guideline on the management of osteoporosis and prevention of fragility fractures will be published on 13 March 2015.
Policy changes, better education and better regulation of doctors and other health professionals giving advice on travel health are urgently needed, leading doctors from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow have warned.
The NHS needs to step up and do more to tackle physical inactivity claims a new report published today (Thursday 29 January) by leading doctors from the Scottish Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and Faculties.
The Joint Royal Colleges of Physicians Training Board (JRCPTB) have launched new quality criteria to enhance the educational experience of trainee doctors, drive up the quality of training environments and ultimately improve patient safety and experience.
New figures show that specialist registrars value where they work over all other factors when choosing a consultant post.
The Surgical Colleges are committed to supporting training and are very well aware of the increasing financial demands that are currently being placed on trainees. We have decided that the trainee fee for 2016-17 will remain at the present level.
I am delighted to let you know that our enhanced website is now live.
World Child Cancer is a UK-based charity which helps children with cancer in the world's poorest countries where eight out of ten receive no treatment, palliative care or painkillers.
This year's 15 Lady Margaret MacLellan Award will be made to the individual, or group of individuals, who are actively engaged in medical research in Scotland and have contributed most in the field of 'Women's Health' research within Scotland in recent years.
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow have come together to present an evening of fine dining, wonderful music and excellent company.
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow shares the serious concerns expressed in reports published by Healthcare Improvement Scotland on the quality of care at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and Woodend Hospital.
The establishment of a therapeutic endoscopy unit in Northern Malawi is being supported by the College's charity fund.
Dr Dunn is the 166th (approximate) President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, which was founded in 1599.