We help qualified doctors to pursue their careers in specialist (internal) medicine through medical examinations, education and training. We also provide resources and information to support and facilitate professional development for physicians throughout their careers.
The College helps to develop standards of medical care and training, and influences health policy. We ensure that the views and practical clinical experiences of our membership are taken into account by health policymakers throughout the UK.
We have a strong UK and international presence with over 12,000 Fellows and Members in 91 countries, covering 56 medical specialties and interests.
Publications & Reports
We produce a number of regular publications including -
The Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh is published quarterly and selected for inclusion in the renowned MEDLINE®, the Journal's regular features include clinical papers, education and history.
Our Annual Report which is published annually and outlines the key activities of the College.