Royal Surgical Colleges

Surgical trainees in the Independent Sector – Intercollegiate Statement

Surgical trainees in the Independent Sector – Intercollegiate Statement

The Presidents of the four Royal Surgical Colleges in the UK and Ireland have issued the following joint statement following the announcement today by NHSE of an agreement to allow surgeons in training access to independent hospital operating lists.

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JCST: COVID-19 and Trainee Progression in 2020 (update V) – 7 August 2020

JCST: COVID-19 and Trainee Progression in 2020 (update V) – 7 August 2020

The Joint Committee on Surgical Training (JCST) has today (Friday 7th August 2020) published the attached document on COVID-19 and Trainee Progression in 2020.

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UPDATED: Intercollegiate General Surgery Guidance on COVID-19

UPDATED: Intercollegiate General Surgery Guidance on COVID-19

These guidelines have been put together by the four Royal Surgical Colleges, the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland, the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain & Ireland and the Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons to support our Surgeons with guidance on procedures during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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COVID-19: Surgical Trainee Progression in 2020

COVID-19: Surgical Trainee Progression in 2020

The Joint Committee on Surgical Training (JCST) has today (19 March 2020) published the following statement on Trainee Progression in 2020.

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COVID-19: Joint policy statement from the Royal Surgical Colleges

COVID-19: Joint policy statement from the Royal Surgical Colleges

In response to the challenge of COVID-19, the four surgical Royal Colleges of the UK and Ireland have today (13th March 2020) created this joint policy statement to provide guidance to surgeons and surgical trainees.

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