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Royal College confers three new Honorary Fellowships

Royal College confers three new Honorary Fellowships

Three new Honorary Fellowships were conferred by the College at our second Virtual Diploma Ceremony on 15 April. The prestigious awards were made to senior clinicians from across the world, who have made huge contributions to healthcare.

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College statement on COVID-19 vaccine updated guidance

College statement on COVID-19 vaccine updated guidance

Professor Jackie Taylor, President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, has issued the following comment following the publication of updated guidance from the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) on the efficacy and safety of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine.

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College President’s interview from BBC Radio Scotland

College President’s interview from BBC Radio Scotland

College President Professor Jackie Taylor was interviewed on BBC Radio Scotland’s Good Morning Scotland today (7 April), in a discussion with Dr Lewis Morrison, Chair of BMA Scotland. The interview focused on what is happening in hospitals now that COVID-19 cases have been falling and what is likely to happen as the NHS remobilises.

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A chance for real change in the NHS after COVID-19

A chance for real change in the NHS after COVID-19

While the pandemic has brought the best out of our NHS and its staff, it has also highlighted and exacerbated the ongoing challenges that we have faced in recent years.

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College statement on the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities Reports

College statement on the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities Reports

Following the publication today of the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities report, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has reaffirmed the report highlights two of the College’s priority areas outlined in its recent manifesto.

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Royal College sets out Health Priorities in Holyrood Elections

Royal College sets out Health Priorities in Holyrood Elections

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has set out its policy priorities for the next Scottish Parliament in a new document published today.

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International Women’s Day an opportunity to reflect on equality for all

International Women’s Day an opportunity to reflect on equality for all

In December 2018, I was elected President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. It was a milestone in many ways. For me personally, it was the culmination of years of dedication and hard work.

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Dr Clifford Mann OBE

Dr Clifford Mann OBE

Professor Jackie Taylor, President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, has expressed her sadness over the death of Dr Clifford Mann OBE, former President of the Royal College of Emergency Medicine.

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Royal College donates £5,000 to urgent appeal for Malawi

Royal College donates £5,000 to urgent appeal for Malawi

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has donated £5,000 to assist an urgent appeal for medical supplies to assist hospitals fight the COVID-19 pandemic in Malawi.

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BMA Scotland Consultants Report 2021 – Our response

BMA Scotland Consultants Report 2021 – Our response

The President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Professor Jackie Taylor has commented on the publication today (Friday 26 March 2021) of the British Medical Association Scotland (BMA) Report on consultant retention in the NHS 2021.

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