RCGP blog


13 December 2023

Heritage Collections: Round-up of 2023

From exhibitions and conferences to tours and research, 2023 has been a busy year for RCGP Heritage.

12 December 2023

General practice and the concept of health security partnership

Dr Daniel Ogidigben from the RCGP Severn Faculty Board reflects on the role GPs play in safeguarding health security in the UK.

08 December 2023

Influenza A(H1N2) variant virus infection detected

RCGP discusses the first case of Influenza A(H1N2) infection in the UK, detected by the Oxford-RCGP Research and Surveillance Centre (RSC).

07 December 2023

Behind the Scenes at Sunday with Laura Kuenssberg

College Chair Professor Kamila Hawthorne provides a behind-the scenes glimpse of her time as a guest on the Sunday with Laura Kuenssberg show on 3 December.

27 November 2023

Amplifying Muslim stories: Intersectionality and allyship against Islamophobia

Dr Shehla Imtiaz-Umer discusses the importance of awareness and engagement with Islamophobic Awareness Month as part of our wider efforts to promote tolerance.

23 November 2023

A national conversation: chairing the RCGP Scotland Patient Forum

Dr Sonia Cottom discusses the value of RCGP Scotland's Patient Forum.

25 October 2023

And still we rise: a salute to our Sisters

Dr Margaret Ikpoh, RCGP Vice Chair for Professional Development, reflects on the black women trailblazers in healthcare and looks to the future.

25 October 2023

An introduction to CPD

As you’ve gone through your GP training, you'll already be used to the idea of continuous learning.

20 September 2023

The question is: to GP or not to GP?

Imagine a Brazilian doctor, ready to conquer the surgical world, who unexpectedly finds herself immersed in the UK's quirky universe of General Practice.