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Dysgu gyda'n gilydd | mynd i'r afael ag ymddygiad gwael | fy addewid i chi

Y mis hwn mae Hilary Williams yn myfyrio ar yr angen i foderneiddio ein sefydliadau.

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Learning together | tackling bad behaviour | my promise to you

This month Dr Hilary Williams reflects on the need to modernise our organisations.

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RCP president steps aside

Dr Sarah Clarke, president of the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) has today informed RCP Council of her intention to step aside from the role of president following a challenging time for the college. Dr Clarke will meet with the Board of Trustees on 20 June 2024 and will step down as president in September following a transition period.

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RCP responds to NHS England proposal for four-year undergraduate medical degrees in England

The RCP has called for an urgent meeting on plans to pilot a four-year medical degree.


King’s Birthday Honours for RCP fellows

This year’s King's Birthday Honours saw several RCP Fellows honoured for their contribution to healthcare in the UK and internationally. 


RCP describes language used on NHS posters to describe physician associates as misleading, irresponsible and unsafe

The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) has today described language used on NHS posters to describe physician associates (PAs) as physicians as misleading, irresponsible and unsafe.

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RCP responds to Labour party manifesto

The RCP has responded to the Labour party general election 2024 manifesto.

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Royal College of Physicians responds to the major parties’ election manifestos

This week, the Conservative, Liberal Democrat and Labour parties all published their manifestos, putting forward their vision for how they will look to rescue an NHS in crisis.

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RCP responds to Liberal Democrat election manifesto

The Liberal Democrats have published their general election 2024 manifesto.