The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow welcomes the National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death report, Inspiring Changes which has reviewed the provision and management of patients undergoing Non Invasive Ventilation (NIV) mainly for the management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). It is very supportive of the recommendations of the report in an important area of Medical Practice.
The latest edition of College News is now available.
Professor David Galloway, has been awarded an Honorary Fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland.
The Surgical Forum of Great Britain and Ireland supports call for inquiry into the Ian Paterson case.
The College has announced plans to launch a new philanthropic fund.
Presidents sign Letter of Intent to establish joint venture to deliver exams, training and continuing professional development
Report calls for health service international volunteering benefits to be recognised by the Scottish Governement
Health professionals are being urged to adopt new guidance on emergency oxygen to save lives
New figures released show that hospital admissions due to alcohol are at their highest ever levels.
New professional joint guidance has been released on the use of general anaesthesia in young children.
Our flagship medical conference Medicine24 is back on 8-9 June.
There are just ten weeks to go to our international triennial conference, Excellence in Healthcare 2017, and plans are an exciting and advanced stage.
UK Surgical Royal Colleges have written to the WHO Director General candidates to ask for a greater focus on global surgical care.
Internationally renowned researcher and lecturer in tropical medicine, Dr James Logan, will give a plenary session at the Excellence in Healthcare 2017 conference.
The Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM) has launched a new membership category
Dr Meara will give the Triennial Lecture on global surgery at the College's Excellence in Healthcare 2017 conference in June.
Abstract submission is open for Excellence in Healthcare 2017, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow's fourth triennial conference.
A poster exhibition will take place throughout the conference on 8-9 June 2017, and is a great opportunity to present your work to other experts and colleagues working across medicine, surgery, travel medicine and podiatry.
Submissions on all aspects of clinical practice, including basic sciences, will be considered. The theme of your poster abstract should fall into one of the broad categories of medicine, surgery, travel medicine, or podiatry and must be original work.
Prizes of £500, £250 and £100 will be awarded to the posters judged to be the best by the adjudicating panel.
Poster abstract submissions are invited from all healthcare professionals, trainees and students.
The closing date for submissions is Friday 24 February.