Update on COVID-19 Change to required hours of clinical practice – October 2020

14/10/2020

Recommendations from PA Schools Council (PASC) Update on COVID-19 Change to required hours of clinical practice – October 2020 On 24 March 2020 the Faculty of Physician... more

Exam update - Liverpool

02/10/2020

Exam update - Liverpool In light of further changes to the restrictions on social gatherings in the Liverpool city region announced today (which come into force on Saturday 3 October), we... more

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