Presidents ask PM to intervene in junior contracts dispute

Presidents and Deans of 12 Royal Colleges and Faculties have written to the UK Prime Minister today asking him to personally intervene to put an end to the deadlock in the junior doctors contract dispute.

Academy statement on Junior Doctors dispute

This is a time of unprecedented crisis for the NHS. With this in mind and in the spirit of placing patient welfare first and foremost we are writing in response to the escalation of the junior doctor's dispute in England.

JCST Chair Of Core Surgical Training Committee

The JCST, which works on behalf of the 4 Surgical Colleges of the UK and Ireland, is seeking a new Chair for its Core Surgical Training Committee.

ACCEA Clinical Excellence Awards 2016

The Department of Health has announced that the National Clinical Excellence Awards Round for 2016 will open on Friday 11 March and will remain open until 1700 on Monday, 16 May.

Lowering the drink drive limit

The College President, Professor David Galloway, has written to the Secretary of State for Transport strongly urging him to support a bill to lower the drink drive limit in England and Wales.

CORESS Feedback

Attached is the most recent issue of CORESS Feedback.

GMC fee increase announced

The annual fee paid by doctors to retain their registration with the GMC will increase by £30 - from £390 to £420 - from April 2015. This restores the fee to the level it was at in 2010.

Statement on Federation Shape of Training response

We are pleased to announce that the Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK final response to the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges (AoMRC) Shape of Training mapping exercise was sent to the GMC on 12 October 2015.

Junior doctors contracts

We are relieved at the outcome of discussions between the Department of Health and the BMA, which we hope will lead to a collaborative agreement on junior doctors' contracts that recognises their central role in patient care and the future of the NHS.

Tipping the balance: a healthy weight for Scotland

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and Obesity Action Scotland are holding a joint fringe event about tackling obesity in Scotland at the SNP Party Conference this month.

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