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Latest coronavirus update for doctors and healthcare professionals – Friday 13 March 2020

Latest coronavirus update for doctors and healthcare professionals – Friday 13 March 2020

Jane Chiodini, Dean of our Faculty of Travel Medicine, has written for our blog on the latest news and updates on coronavirus/COVID-19.

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WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Cancer-Expert Symposium on Oral Potentially Malignant Disorders

WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Cancer-Expert Symposium on Oral Potentially Malignant Disorders

On 4 and 5 March 2020, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow hosted an Expert Symposium on Oral Potentially Malignant Disorders (OPMDs) organised by the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Oral Cancer (UK).

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President’s Leadership Lecture with Dr Doyin Atewologun

President’s Leadership Lecture with Dr Doyin Atewologun

On 4 March 2020, the College will hold its latest President’s Leadership Lecture. This evening lecture will be delivered by Dr Doyin Atewologun, the Director of the Gender, Leadership and Inclusion Centre at Cranfield School of Management.

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Professor Balram Bhargava awarded College’s President’s Medal

Professor Balram Bhargava awarded College’s President’s Medal

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has awarded its President’s medal to Professor Balram Bhargava at a ceremony today in Glasgow.

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“Few Heads with Knowledge so Inform’d” – Robert Burns and Phrenology

“Few Heads with Knowledge so Inform’d” – Robert Burns and Phrenology

In the latest edition of our membership magazine “voice”, our Digital Heritage Officer Kirsty Earley discusses Scotland’s National Poet and the history of the brain. You can read this below. College Members can read the full edition of “voice” by logging into their online dashboard account.

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College President offers support and solidarity to Fellows and Members working to combat coronavirus

College President offers support and solidarity to Fellows and Members working to combat coronavirus

College President Professor Jackie Taylor has today (Monday 10th February) written to all Fellows and Members in China and the Far East to offer her support and solidarity as they deal with the growing outbreak of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).

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Learning from best practice in Singapore

Learning from best practice in Singapore

In a featured article in our membership magazine “voice”, Dr Katie McComb explained how a College scholarship helped her take back international best practice to Northern Ireland. College Members can read the full edition of “voice” by logging into their online dashboard account.

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New Director of Dental Examinations

New Director of Dental Examinations

The College has appointed Nicola Cross as our new Director of Dental Examinations. Nicola’s role started in November 2019 and will run for approximately four years.

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The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and Faculties in Scotland Strategic Priorities 2020-2023

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and Faculties in Scotland Strategic Priorities 2020-2023

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and Faculties in Scotland (the “Scottish Academy”) has published its strategic priorities to 2023. The focus of the strategy is on collaborative working between the different medical professions in Scotland, to improve quality of care for patients.

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Doctors and surgeons can provide vital evidence to help reduce alcohol harm

Doctors and surgeons can provide vital evidence to help reduce alcohol harm

In this guest blog by Meg Griffiths, Communications Manager from Alcohol Health Alliance UK (AHA), she explains about evidence being needed for the UK having an alcohol strategy and how you can provide evidence on reducing alcohol harm:

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