Trainees

Census of higher specialty trainees 2020/21

Census of higher specialty trainees 2020/21

The three Royal Colleges of Physicians census of higher specialty trainees is now available to complete until Wednesday 31 March 2021.

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The state of medical education and practice in the UK

The state of medical education and practice in the UK

This year’s report found that, despite the pressures caused by COVID-19, 89% of doctors experienced at least one positive change during the pandemic. But BME doctors were less likely to share the positive experiences reported by many of their white counterparts:

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Joint intercollegiate statement: September 2020 MRCS Part A examination

Joint intercollegiate statement: September 2020 MRCS Part A examination

The Intercollegiate Committee for Basic Surgical Examinations (ICBSE) and the four Royal Surgical Colleges of the United Kingdom and in Ireland are aware of concerns regarding the pass mark that has been communicated to candidates for the September 2020 MRCS Part A examination, which was conducted online. We are also aware that the delay in releasing the MRCS Part A results was distressing to candidates.

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Royal College honours top General Surgery Trainee

Royal College honours top General Surgery Trainee

Miss Laura Arthur will be awarded the first ever Graham Teasdale Medal today (4 September 2020) from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow during the College’s first ever Virtual Diploma Ceremony, an online event held to admit new Fellows and Members to the College.

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Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Jey Selwyn

Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Jey Selwyn

Following our series on Tip Tips for New Doctors, one of our College Tutors and Consultant Physician at Forth Valley Royal Hospital, Dr Jey Selwyn gave his own top tips on becoming a doctor.

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Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Kaitlin Mayne

Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Kaitlin Mayne

Our final Top Tips For New Doctors is by Dr Kaitlin Mayne, CMT2 in Geriatrics Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow.

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Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Jennifer Cathcart

Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Jennifer Cathcart

Our penultimate Top Tips For New Doctors is by Dr Jennifer Cathcart, LAT3 Gastro, Forth Valley Royal Hospital, Larbert.

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Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Nima Farah

Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Nima Farah

Today’s Top Tips For New Doctors is by Dr Nima Farah, FY1 at Royal County Hospital Surrey.

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Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Amy Hulse

Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Amy Hulse

The latest in our series on Top Tips For New Doctors is from Dr Amy Hulse, a Frailty Clinical Development Fellow at Forth Valley Royal Hospital, Larbert.

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Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Gareth May

Top Tips For New Doctors – Dr Gareth May

Today’s Top Tips For New Doctors comes from Dr Gareth May, FY2 in the Neurosurgey Institute, Glasgow.

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