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The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.


Surgical News May June 
  Latest edition
  May June 2019

Volume 20, Number 03


Surgical News is the monthly publication of the College that includes articles of interest in surgery, news about College events and courses, features on surgical subjects, Fellows and current research activities and news on the College's overseas programs.

Latest edition

View the May June 2019 issue - volume 20, number 02 (PDF) 

View the May June 2019 issue - volume 20, number 02 (flipbook)

Archive - View past editions of the publication in the Surgical News archive 

RACS Post Op Podcasts

RACS Post Op Podcasts is an audio program updated every second month to coincide with the release of the corresponding edition of Surgical News.

It has interviews on articles featured in Surgical News and practical advice that surgeons can implement in their business/practice.


Please read the Media Kit for the magazine. Any questions can be forwarded to

The College also advertises surgical vacancies on the website. For further information and rates refer to Surgical Vacancies or contact the website administrator.

Submission Deadlines

Surgical News content submission deadlines 2019




Friday, 11 January

Friday, 8 March

Wednesday, 15 May




Friday, 5 July

Friday, 6 September

Friday, 18 October


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The Editor, Surgical News
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
College of Surgeons Gardens
250-290 Spring Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002 Australia