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April 2013

Health Partnership Scheme: RCSEd and Myanmar

24 April 2013

RCSEd is working with partners in Myanmar on a project to help build capacity to maintain the highest standards of surgical practice in Myanmar through education, training and examination/assessment. With assistance from the Health Partnership Scheme administered by the Tropical Health and Education Trust (THET), the Health Partnership Project wil…


President of RCSEd to Visit Cairo

10 April 2013

The President of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) will visit Egypt this week to speak at the Annual Meeting of the Egyptian Society of Surgeons. At the meeting, held on 10-12 April in Cairo, Mr Ian Ritchie will discuss how thinking on education has changed and how this applies to surgical training. Commenting on the visit, Mr Ri…


eLearning resources for RCSEd membership

4 April 2013

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh has developed and compiled eLearning revision and preparatory resources to support surgeons working toward their specialty fellowship examination - Intercollegiate Specialty Board (ISB) exams and the Joint Surgical Colleges Fellowship Examinations (JSCFE). Exclusive to our RCSEd membership, our Critical A…



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