Members' update

8 October 2020

Choose Psychiatry launched

We need more psychiatrists – and yesterday we launched the 2020 version of our award-winning Choose Psychiatry campaign to make it happen.

CASC success

A behind the scenes look at how RCPsych prepared for our first ever online CASC, in which 97.5% of trainees who registered for it were able to complete the exam in full.

Electing our next Dean and Treasurer

With current post holders finishing their terms next summer, we are now accepting nominations for two of our College Officer roles, those of Dean and Treasurer. 

Black History Month

Throughout October the College will be running events and publishing blog posts and interviews to mark this year’s Black History Month.

Going global

For World Mental Health Day we’ve set up a permanent, high-profile section of our website called International, and a new Twitter feed for our international members.

ECT and COVID-19

The Royal College of Anaesthetists has published advice on anaesthesia for ECT during the COVID-19 pandemic that will support local areas in safely resuming ECT services.

Inspirational women

The Women in Mental Health Special Interest Group (WMHSIG) are looking for 25 unsung heroes in psychiatry, as they celebrate the group’s 25th birthday.