Public Health

How should we tackle growing health inequalities?

How should we tackle growing health inequalities?

Three of the UK’s most prominent experts in public health will discuss what can be done to address growing health inequalities in the latest of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow’s webinars on Tuesday 20 October 2020.

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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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The UK government should confirm its commitment that Brexit should do no harm to public health

The UK government should confirm its commitment that Brexit should do no harm to public health

Our College has joined with a range of health organisations to publish a public letter calling on the UK government to confirm its commitment that Brexit should do no harm to public health, and that it should publish assessments for the impact of Brexit on health and establish a monitoring system for health impacts.

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Royal College honours Karyn McCluskey

Royal College honours Karyn McCluskey

Karyn McCluskey, CEO of Community Justice Scotland will receive the 2018 Presidents Medal from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow at their Admissions Ceremony on 6 June 2018 at the Bute Hall, University of Glasgow.

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