The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care


Remote and Rural conference held in remote and rural location!

21 March 2017

Six months ago, we were sitting in the Glasgow University Union listening to Alistair explain his plan. He’d just returned from a five week GP placement on Islay where his eyes had been opened to the challenges and excitement that lay in rural general practice. Despite the recruitment crisis facing general practice everywhere, and rural general practice in particular, he was convinced that if other students could experience what he had, it would inspire them too.


Applications for this post have now closed

20 January 2017

It has become necessary for the faculty to appoint a new Treasurer at short notice.


Student Elective

18 January 2017

The FPHC Student Elective in PHEM for 2017, being hosted by the Welsh Ambulance Service and EMRTS Cymru, was awarded to Emily Sams, a Final Year Graduate Entry Medical Student at Nottingham, after a very competitive application process which attracted some very high caliber candidates.


Appointment of Mr Mark Wilson as Gibson Lecturer

22 December 2016

I am delighted to announce that the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh have today confirmed Mr Mark Wilson as the first recipient of The Gibson Lectureship in pre-hospital care.


2017 Student Elective

15 November 2016

Applications for next year's FPHC Student Elective are now live


Upcoming System Maintenance & Network Disruption

Due to essential systems maintenance and upgrades there will be intermittent interruptions to some on-line services on Saturday 27th of February. There will be further interruption to some core services on Wednesday 2nd and Thursday 3rd of March.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.