For many of us, this may once have been a familiar phrase when recording a patient’s consent in the middle of a busy clinic or at the start of the full theatre list.
TENOVUS SCOTLAND invite nominations for the 17th Lady Margaret MacLellan Award for 2018.
Our new Livingstone Scholar is Dr Natasha Ngwira. Natasha is from Malawi and will spend a year with us as a Senior Clinical Fellow in General Surgery at Inverclyde Royal Hospital and Royal Alexandra Hospital, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde.
HOPE Foundation, the philanthropic fund of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, is welcoming grant applications this September and October.
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow is delighted to announce that the second President’s Leadership Lecture will take place on 11 October 2018 in Glasgow.
President Elect, Jackie Taylor, has been awarded the status of Honorary Professor in the School of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing at the University of Glasgow.
The College welcomes today’s announcement of £200 million of funding to improve the use of technology in the NHS by the Secretary of State for Health Matt Hancock.
The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, of which we are a member, has published guidance to help and encourage hospital doctors to write most of their outpatient clinic letters directly to patients and send a copy of the letter to the patient’s General Practitioner.
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow is to host a speaker at their flagship conference, Medicine24 who will talk about infections in people who inject drugs.
Past President Professor Frank Dunn is one of the distinguished guests looking forward to a unique event celebrating the life and legacy of AJ Cronin and his part in laying the foundations of the NHS and invites Fellows and Members to join him at the event.
We are delighted, and congratulate, University of Glasgow Dental School on the award of £1.3m from the Scottish Government to help establish Malawi’s first Dental School.
Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research (deemed university) has signed a Partnership Agreement with our College to collaborate on education and examination activity alongside faculty development.
Speaking today (Thursday) following the publication of a series of planning papers by the UK Government on a ‘no-deal’ Brexit, College President Professor David Galloway said that the publications highlighted the need for a comprehensive Brexit deal which protects the interests of patients, staff and the wider NHS.
Dr Jackie Taylor, the President-Elect of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has commented on behalf of the College following the ruling by the Court of Appeal on Monday 13th August to overturn the High Court’s decision to strike Dr Bawa-Garba off the medical register earlier this year.
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has congratulated Dame Clare Marx on her appointment today as the new Chair of the GMC. Dame Clare will succeed Professor Sir Terrence Stephenson when she takes up her post in January 2019.
This week, all across the UK, a new intake of doctors will take up their posts throughout the NHS.
A leading Professor will say that burnout is on the rise, with doctors at the beginning of their careers now asking for help.
The Royal College of Physicians has launched its working party report into Safe Medical Staffing.
The College’s Faculty of Podiatric Medicine has partnered with the Indian Medical Association (IMA) Tamil Nadu (TN) to help combat the growing need for education in podiatric medical education in the country.
The College has been represented on an independent review group established by the Academy of Royal Medical Colleges and Faculties in Scotland which investigated allegations made regarding NHS Lothian by a whistleblowing letter in October 2017.