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March 2017

RCSEd Brexit Statement

28 March 2017

Responding to the BMA’s survey of doctors from the European Economic Area working in the UK which found that almost half are considering leaving as a result of the EU referendum. Professor Michael Lavelle-Jones, President of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh said: “Around 10,000 doctors who work in the NHS qualified in the EEA. They make …


Dr Kenneth Mak receives College International Medal

24 March 2017

Congratulations to Dr Kenneth Mak who has received the College’s International Medal 2016 at the recent diploma ceremony.Associate Professor Kenneth Mak is Deputy Director of Medical Services, Health Services Group, Ministry of Health, Singapore.The College International Medal is presented to a Fellow who has contributed greatly to international …


Addressing Global Surgery

20 March 2017

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh has joined with the other surgical Royal Colleges of the UK and ROI in advocating for a greater focus on upscaling and improving global surgical and anaesthetic care. We have written to the three remaining candidates for the post of Director-General with the World Health Organisation (WHO), asking for thei…



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Due to essential systems maintenance and upgrades there will be intermittent interruptions to some on-line services on Saturday 27th of February. There will be further interruption to some core services on Wednesday 2nd and Thursday 3rd of March.

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