Trainees

#TipsForNewDocs – Dr David Ross

#TipsForNewDocs – Dr David Ross

Today’s #tipsfornewdocs is by Professor David Ross, our Director of Education and Honorary Secretary of the Faculty of Travel Medicine.

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#TipsForNewDocs – Dr Lisa Curran

#TipsForNewDocs – Dr Lisa Curran

Today’s ‘tipsfornewdocs is from Dr Lisa Curran who is a Member of the Faculty of Travel Medicine and a Consultant in Occupational Medicine at King’s College Hospital.

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#TipsForNewDocs – Dr Richard Hull

#TipsForNewDocs – Dr Richard Hull

Dr Richard Hull, Honorary Secretary of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

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#TipsForNewDocs – Dr Arrianne Laws

#TipsForNewDocs – Dr Arrianne Laws

Today’s #tipsfornewdocs is from Dr Arrianne Laws, who is a Specialty Registrar in Rheumatology/GIM (ST7) at Gartnavel General Hospital and Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. She is member of the College Council and sits on the Medical Education, Training and Professional Development Board.

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#TipsForNewDocs – Professor Hazel Scott

#TipsForNewDocs – Professor Hazel Scott

Today’s #TipsForNewDocs comes from Professor Hazel Scott, the College’s Vice President (Medical).

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#TipsForNewDocs – Professor Jackie Taylor

#TipsForNewDocs – Professor Jackie Taylor

Over the next week, doctors across the UK will take up their posts throughout the NHS. This transition from medical school to Foundation Year One (FY1) comes with a new level of opportunities, responsibilities and pressures on the path to pursing a medical career.

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JCST fee for trainees frozen for 2019-20

JCST fee for trainees frozen for 2019-20

The Colleges recognise the significant financial pressures being placed on trainees and have decided to freeze the JCST fee at £260 for 2019-20, with the intention to hold it at this level for a further two years beyond that, to August 2022, subject to affordability.

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Supporting our Trainees

Supporting our Trainees

Mahua Chakrabarti is a Specialty Trainee in General Surgery based in Glasgow’s Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. Here she writes in her capacity as Chair of the Trainee Committee about her experience of the College and her plans for the coming year.

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Boot camp for Scottish surgical trainees

Boot camp for Scottish surgical trainees

All of Scotland’s latest group of surgical trainees are to start off a new training programme this week and during the first phase of their programme will undertake an intensive ‘boot camp’ to teach them the core skills they need.

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ST3 recruitment

ST3 recruitment

The ST3 recruitment office has advised that all offers have now been completed following errors in the first round of offers. Since the problem was identified in early May, we have worked closely with all relevant agencies involved across the UK to support our members and ensure a quick resolution to this issue.

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