As Obesity Action Scotland marks its first anniversary, Chair Andrew Fraser discusses how to tackle the obesity epidemic in Scotland.
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Royal College of Surgeons of England have issued a statement expressing disappointment at the current status of junior doctors’ contract negotiations in England
The Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN) has published a new national clinical guideline for the assessment, diagnosis and interventions for children, young people, adults and older adults with autism spectrum disorders.
Regular consumption of sports drinks by children, for social reasons, could be having a detrimental effect on their health concludes the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine (FSEM) UK.
More needs to be done to prevent maternal deaths from causes not directly linked to pregnancy and childbirth, say leading experts from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow and the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
A collection of essays memorializing Galbraith has been edited by a group of colleagues, friends and family helmed by former President of our College, Sir Graham Teasdale. The book was launched on Wednesday 11 May.
Three Royal Colleges have written to the First Minister of Scotland to express their concerns with the dispute around the junior doctors' contract in England and the ongoing and damaging uncertainty it is having on the NHS across the UK.
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.
Leading health professionals from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow have called for people to get to know their feet better to prevent future complications and enable healthy, active lifestyles.
The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges has issued the following statement...
President, Professor David Galloway, has written to the Secretary of State expressing his disappointment at the lack of progress in the junior doctors contract 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.
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.
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.
Group Captain Andy Green has been invested into the role of Dean of the Faculty of Travel Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.
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.
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.
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has been awarded full museum accreditation by Museums Galleries Scotland.
The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges of the UK has issued a statement in response to the outcome of the ballot of junior doctors in England.
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.