We say a fond farewell to Prof Wendy Burn, as we welcome Dr Adrian James as our new President.

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South Asian History Month: Pearl Hettiaratchy reflects on her career – from training in Sri Lanka to becoming our first South Asian office-holder.

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From accessing medication to coping with anxiety, find out how to manage your mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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RCPsych warns of “triple whammy” of blows to mental health for people of BAME background
RCPsych warns of “triple whammy” of blows to mental health for people of BAME background

The new President of RCPPsych has warned that people from a BAME background face a “triple whammy” of blows to their mental health. As he takes up office, Dr James appoints two presidential leads to develop a race equality action plan.

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30Jun by RCPsych Press Office
First UK study of COVID-19 neurological and psychiatric complications warns of mental health problems in younger patients
First UK study of COVID-19 neurological and psychiatric complications warns of mental health problems in younger patients

A study of 153 patients treated in UK hospitals during the acute phase of the COVID-19 pandemic describes a range of neurological and psychiatric complications that may be linked to the virus.

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26Jun by RCPsych Press Office
Our 2019 annual report and financial statements are now available
Our 2019 annual report and financial statements are now available

This week the College published its annual report for 2019.

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24Jun by RCPsych Digital Team

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