The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges has released a report on dealing with the obesity epidemic in the UK. We welcome the report as a sensible starting point to dealing with obesity.
This new GMC guidance has been developed in co-operation with doctors, medical Royal Colleges, employers, patients and the public, and follows widespread public consultation earlier this year.
HMRC have recently confirmed that JCST (Joint College of Surgical Training) fees are now tax deductible.
On Tuesday 30 April 2013, NES is delighted to be hosting the third national Scottish Medical Education Conference, at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre.
We are pleased to announce the launch of Fifteen Ninety Nine
The link between alcohol and cancer is well established. A new report by the Alcohol Health Alliance, of which we are a member, highlights the health risks associated with both moderate and excessive alcohol consumption in relation to cancer.
The Spring 2013 edition of College News includes a wonderful reflection on the life and legacy of one our former Fellows, David Livingstone, along with an interesting insight into Glasgow's role in the development of organ transplantation...
The Consortium of Universities for Global Health's Fourth Annual Conference will bring together over 1500 global leaders, researchers, policy makers, educators, and students from diverse fields to explore ways we can impact the global health challenges before us.
This year, in collaboration with the Robert Gordon University, the Institute of Remote Health Care annual conference will focus on the practical aspects of redesigning remote healthcare delivery and clinical support from an international perspective.
The Heath and Social Care Act 2012 has led to the largest structural change to the NHS, since its inception and is designed to put clinicians firmly in the driving seat in the commissioning of high quality services.
Doctors leaders have welcomed a report by the parliamentary health committee on the need for greater emphasis on the benefits of physical activity.
Royal Photographic Society has put out a call for nominations for its Combined Royal Colleges Medal which honours outstanding contributions to the advancement of medical photography or the wider field of medical imaging.
Traditionally, the representatives of the College attend a service in Glasgow Cathedral on the first Sunday after its Annual General Meeting to commemorate its foundation and to pay tribute to Peter Lowe by laying a wreath on his tomb.
From July 19 to 23, academics, leading experts and policy makers involved in sport and physical education from across the world will be coming to Glasgow for ICSEMIS.
The four Royal Colleges (Edinburgh, England, Glasgow and Ireland) announce the introduction of a new suite of Intercollegiate Fellowship Examinations for the international surgical community.
MRCP(UK) has produced some guidance on choosing the right time to take each part of the MRCP(UK) examination.
In rural Kenya, around 70% of people are living below the poverty line with no access to proper sanitation, clean drinking water or healthcare in addition education is often limited or non-existent (WHO 2013a).
The Summer / Autumn edition of College News is now online. This issue includes special features on Medicine in Sports, our new Faculty of Podiatric Medicine and our new trading company Fifteen Ninety Nine.
Glasgow is set to further establish itself as a world leading centre for the training of healthcare professionals following a landmark partnership between two of Scotland's leading medical institutions.