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Recognition for outgoing FPC Lead Charlie Auld

25 November 2022 4:52pm

On 17 October 2022, Charlie Auld stepped down from the role of FPC Lead and handed over to new Lead, Juliette Murray. Charlie has been at the head of the Faculty since its inception in 2016, playing an integral part in the establishment and development of the FPC.

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Meet the Sponsors for the 8th Annual FPC Conference

9 November 2022 2:32pm

The Faculty of Perioperative Care are pleased to announce Simendo and LaproSurge as the sponsors for the upcoming 8th Annual FPC Conference.

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The FPC 8th Annual Conference - The Co-Convenors' Perspective

27 October 2022 10:37am

Now in its eighth year, the Faculty of Perioperative Care Annual Conference returns on Saturday 19 November 2022. It will be a landmark event for the Faculty, as the first in-person FPC Conference since the pandemic, plus the first time the conference will be held at the College in Edinburgh.

Co-Convenors of the conference, Susan Hall and Bhuvaneswari Krishnamoorthy provide an insight into what delegates can expect from the sessions, the inspiration behind the theme and what they are most looking forward to on the return of the conference.

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RCSEd and RCS England Unveil the Joint Initiative of the Managed Voluntary Register and Curriculum Framework for Surgical Care Practitioners

26 October 2022 10:38am

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and The Royal College of Surgeons of England are delighted to unveil the Managed Voluntary Register (MVR) for Surgical Care Practitioners alongside the new SCP Curriculum Framework.

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The Faculty of Perioperative Care Announces Juliette Murray as New Lead

25 October 2022 9:41am

The Faculty of Perioperative Care (FPC) is delighted to announce that Juliette Murray has begun her term as FPC Lead as of 17 October 2022.

Juliette follows Charlie Auld who has led the Faculty since its inception in 2016 and has been integral to its establishment and development. The FPC would like to take this opportunity to thank Charlie for his many contributions and commitment to the Faculty and its members.

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Faculty Update by Charlie Auld, FPC Lead

16 August 2022 4:23pm

FPC Lead, Charlie Auld shares a special update as he reflects on the activity of the Faculty over the past year.

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The FPC 8th Annual Conference Programme Announcement

27 July 2022 9:38am

The full programme for the 8th Annual FPC Conference on Saturday 19 November has been announced, with topics centring around the theme of the surgical multidisciplinary team.

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Vacancy for the Role of Chair of The Faculty of Perioperative Care (FPC)

26 May 2022 9:39am

Members and Fellows of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh are invited to apply for the role of Chair of the Faculty of Perioperative Care (FPC).

The current Chair of FPC, Mr Charles Auld, has held the position since the Faculty’s inception in 2016 and will step down later in 2022.

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Sa​ve the Date! FPC Annual Conference 2022

12 May 2022 11:47am

Save the Date! The Faculty of Perioperative Care is delighted to announce that their Annual Conference will return in person on Saturday 19 November 2022.

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Development of New Robotic Surgical Services

5 May 2022 2:21pm

The Robotic Surgery Taskforce at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh has established a robotic expert advisory group to consider issues around the implementation of robotic-assisted surgery in the UK.

FPC Lead, Mr Charlie Auld who is a member of the guidance writing group speaks on the significance of this report to advanced practitioners in surgery.

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