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The College is undertaking a project to catalogue, digitise and make available online our collection of the patient...

The College has been awarded a grant by the Wellcome Trust to digitise the 99 volumes which comprise the patient...

The club had its origins in 1822, in a contest for the position of physician at Edinburgh's New Town Dispensary. At...

In the 1st century AD Dioscorides, a Greek practising medicine in Nero’s...

Robert Boyle (1627-1691)

New experiments physico-mechanical, touching the spring of the air, and its...

This surprising find was amongst the correspondence of John Abercrombie.  Abercrombie was a popular doctor in early...

This volume is from the collection of Sir Michael Woodruff, most famous for having been the first surgeon to perform...

A two year project by the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE), has successfully listed almost 30,000...

This is a page from a photograph album created by Mary Chapman, a nurse at Royaumont hospital during the First World...

Elizabeth Blachrie was the daughter of a wealthy stocking merchant in Aberdeen. Her second cousin Alexander...