International

International Distinguished Scientist Award for College’s senior dentist

International Distinguished Scientist Award for College’s senior dentist

Professor Graham Ogden, the College’s most senior dentist, has been awarded the 2019 IADR Distinguished Scientist Award in Oral Medicine & Pathology Research Award, one of the highest awards in dental research.

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Colleges welcome positive report on visa rules for medical practitioners

Colleges welcome positive report on visa rules for medical practitioners

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, the Royal College of Physicians of London and the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh have issued a joint statement following the publication of the Migration Advisory Committee’s report today (29th May).

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Supporting dentistry in Tanzania

Supporting dentistry in Tanzania

A Volunteering Award of just £2500 from the College helped to train six Tanzanian rural clinical officers in emergency dentistry and oral health promotion within Chato District, and helped directly provide dental treatment for over a thousand patients in the space of just two weeks.

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Colleges call for increase in visas for physicians

Colleges call for increase in visas for physicians

Senior doctors have called on the UK government to make special provision to increase the number of doctors from outside the EEA. The call comes in response to staff shortages across the NHS, and as the health service makes preparations for when the UK leaves the EU in March 2019.

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Voice – Making a difference in Nepal

Voice – Making a difference in Nepal

Our College has the most extensive range of awards and scholarships available to our membership than any other Royal College. Earlier this year we made a TC White Travel Grant award to Tony Markus FDS RCPS(Glasg). Tony was formerly a Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon at Poole Hospital in Dorset, and used this award of £2000 to gain experience outside of the UK.

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Nominations for the 2018 Prince Mahidol Award Laureates

Nominations for the 2018 Prince Mahidol Award Laureates

The Royal Thai Embassy wishes to invite nominations to be considered for the Prince Mahidol Award 2018.

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Senior Glasgow doctor wins international award

Senior Glasgow doctor wins international award

Dr Hany Eteiba, College Vice President (Medical), has been awarded the International Lifetime Achievement Award at the 45th Annual International Congress of the Egyptian Society of Cardiology

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