PA Week 2020

29/09/2020

Join us for PA week 2020! This year we're excited to announce that PA week is running 5 - 9 October. As you will all know, COVID-19 has really impacted our ability to deliver face-to-face... more

FPA membership increase notification

23/09/2020

FPA membership increase notification As a valued member of the FPA, we’d like to thank you for your continued support. We are a member-led organisation and we never take your... more

Exam update - new lockdown restrictions

18/09/2020

Exam Update - new lockdown restrictions As you may have seen announced today, from Tuesday new lockdown restrictions are coming into force in a number of regions, including Merseyside. The... more

Regulation update – transitional arrangements announced

17/09/2020

Regulation update – transitional arrangements announced Today, the General Medical Council (GMC) released their next steps in the regulation process, including announcing what the... more

COVID19: Change to required hours of clinical practice – June 2020

26/06/2020

COVID19: Change to required hours of clinical practice – June 2020 Following the announcement on 24 March 2020 regarding the 1400-hour clinical placement minimum, the PASC... more

Equality and Diversity concern - next steps

19/06/2020

Equality and Diversity concern - next steps Last week, alongside the RCP president and chief executive, I released a joint statement addressing Black Lives Matter, racism... more

Black lives matter.

09/06/2020

Black Lives Matter Racism is prevalent in our society, the profession and the NHS. As a white woman, I am very aware of the privilege I benefit from and that I will never experience racism.... more

RCP postpones annual conference Medicine 2020 until January

09/03/2020

RCP postpones annual conference Medicine 2020 until January The Royal College of Physicians has decided to postpone its annual Medicine conference until 7-8 January 2021 – to... more

Notice of planned online website outage

06/03/2020

Notice of planned online website outage If you have recently completed the FPA national examination and are awaiting the release of your results on 12 March, we want to give you notice that... more

BMA publishes new report on MAPs

24/01/2020

BMA publishes new report on MAPs The BMA, trade union and professional association for doctors and medical students across the UK, has released a report that covers covers the increasing... more