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College supports new NICE quality standards on rheumatoid arthritis and the uptake of flu vaccination

College supports new NICE quality standards on rheumatoid arthritis and the uptake of flu vaccination

As part of our College being a leading voice on healthcare issues and providing information to the public, we respond to consultations from government and regulators. You can read the responses to consultations on our website. In autumn 2019, we completed the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)’s consultations on “rheumatoid arthritis in […]

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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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New Director of Dental Education

New Director of Dental Education

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has appointed Dr Sarah Pollington as our new Director of Dental Education.

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Could you be AoRMC’s Genomics Clinical Education Lead?

Could you be AoRMC’s Genomics Clinical Education Lead?

In October 2018 NHS England started work to create the NHS Genomic Medicine Service (GMS), including a National Genomic Test Directory and the establishment of a national network of seven Genomic Laboratory Hubs (GLHs) across England. Each GLH network closely with the Genomic Medicine Centres in their geographical area.

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Our College is 420 years old today!

Our College is 420 years old today!

On 29th November 1599, surgeon Peter Lowe and a small group of surgeons, physicians and apothecaries were granted a charter by King James VI of Scotland.

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President’s address to our Admissions Ceremony – 22nd November 2019

President’s address to our Admissions Ceremony – 22nd November 2019

We held our final Admissions Ceremony for new Members and Fellows at Bute Hall in the University of Glasgow on Friday 22nd November.
College President Professor Jackie Taylor led the celebration – here’s the text of her full address to our new Fellows and Members.

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Glasgow’s Royal College sets out its policy priorities for the next UK government

Glasgow’s Royal College sets out its policy priorities for the next UK government

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has set out its policy priorities for the next UK government in a new document published today. The document is published as the NHS takes centre stage in the general election campaign.

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