RCGP blog


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.

12 September 2023

Dr Amos: from The Traitors to being appointed Club Doctor at Luton Town FC

Dr Amos, known for his TV appearance, has recently been appointed as the Club Doctor at Luton Town FC, a Premier League team. Learn more about their journey from being a GP to joining the prestigious football club.

06 September 2023

Your GP career options

When it comes to choosing how you progress your career in general practice, options include locum, salaried, partnerships, portfolio, and extended roles.

08 August 2023

Embracing diversity in general practice

Dr Sahan Samaraweera highlights the importance of embracing diversity in general practice. Explore the impact of a diverse workforce in healthcare and the need for inclusivity.

02 August 2023

We are better, stronger, and happier together

Dr Soni Shrestha, a GP, shares valuable insights and experiences during South Asian Heritage Month. Together, we can celebrate diversity and strengthen our communities, leading to a happier and healthier future.