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Tribute to Christchurch surgeons and their teams

Tribute to Christchurch surgeons and their teams

18 March 2019


A message from the President

A message from the President

16 March 2019

A message from the RACS President


Northern Territory wins award for most action taken on alcohol in 2018

The Northern Territory (NT) has won the award for the most action taken on alcohol in 2018 against all other Australian states and territories, while New South Wales (NSW) has taken the Fizzer for the worst performer.

14 March 2019

The Northern Territory (NT) has won the award for the most action taken on alcohol in 2018 against all other Australian states and territories, while New South Wales (NSW) has taken the Fizzer for the worst performer.


CLEAR blended learning course pilots

Learn the latest in critical literature evaluation and research methods through the combination of online and face-to-face delivery developed and taught by CLEAR Committee members in a highly interactive setting. Enrolments open now, availability limited!

08 March 2019


Surgeons speak about women in surgery

Surgeons speak about women in surgery

07 March 2019

Surgeons speak about women in surgery


States, Territories and New Zealand (STANZ) elections – nominations open

Fellows are invited to nominate for election for vacant positions on their State or Territory Committees and NZ National Board.

04 March 2019


RACS Annual Scientific Congress – Register today!

6-10 May 2019, Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre, Bangkok, Thailand

21 February 2019


Complete your 2018 CPD

CPD is due by the 28th of February 2019; make sure your activities have been updated.

13 February 2019


Improving surgical workplace culture

Improving surgical workplace culture

06 February 2019

There have been concerns raised across social media in recent times about well-being, stress and burnout of young doctors, surgical Trainees and surgeons.


2019 New Zealand New Year and Australia Day Honours

RACS would like to congratulate and thank all of the recipients of 2019 New Zealand New Year and Australia Day Honours.

29 January 2019


Need to make your feedback more effective?

Learn how to improve your current feedback processes and apply all facets of the feedback process.

04 January 2019


2020 Surgical Education and Training program registration

Registration for the 2020 Surgical Education and Training Program intake is now open.

04 January 2019


Apply brakes to road carnage

26 November 2018

Dr John Crozier, trauma surgeon, chair of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Trauma Committee, and co-chair of the National Road Safety Strategy Inquiry, recently wrote an opinion piece on road safety.


Setting the Record Straight

The NT New recently published an online article titled ‘International study suggests NT Government relied on flawed science to justify alcohol floor price.’

12 November 2018


Managing infections no longer as simple as selecting another antibiotic

Surgical site infection is a potential risk of surgery that needs to be managed effectively as part of good patient care.

07 November 2018


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