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February 2013

International School of Surgery Launch

26 February 2013

RCSEd has launched the International School of Surgery (ISS); an exciting new venture which brings together the College’s wide range of international activities, events, courses and exams. The ISS will work to develop and deliver new international opportunities for the College’s Fellows and Members and support them through a combination of online a…


RCSEd pledges support for Riders for Health

21 February 2013

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) has named Riders for Health as its adopted charity for 2013. The 20-year-old social enterprise works in sub-Saharan Africa, providing transport to connect rural communities with healthcare providers. From Nigeria to Lesotho, Riders for Health’s fleet of vehicles facilitates emergency referrals, tr…


RCSEd Returns to Myanmar

1 February 2013

In January, the College examinations were re-established in Yangon, Myanmar after a gap of seven years. This highly successful diet of the MRCS Part B was held at the University of Medicine 1 and at New Yangon General Hospital and was made possible by the efforts of the Rector of University of Medicine 1, Professor Than Choa and the Professor and …



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