RCGP blog


02 February 2024

Protect yourself with the MMR vaccine if you’re a health professional

Professor Susan Hopkins, Chief Medical Advisor at the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA), has asked the RCGP to pass on this important message to members.

26 January 2024

A welcome message from the RCGP AiT Chair to our ST1 trainees

Dr Akram Hussain, Chair of the AiT Community Group at the RCGP, welcomes our new cohort of trainees starting GP training.

21 December 2023

A message from disaster response expert Professor Lucy Easthope

Professor Lucy Easthope reflects on the difficulties faced by GPs in 2023.

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.