This blog allows the College President, currently Dr Adrian James, to share their thoughts on life in and around the College. This blog is typically updated monthly.
Adrian reflects on the sad passing of HM Queen Elizabeth II and discusses the College’s reaction to the Government’s new ‘Plan for patients’ and the effects of the recent flooding ...
In this blog post, our President Dr Adrian James explains why Thursday's Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) is so important.
Adrian discusses his recent visit to the World Congress of Psychiatry and the College’s work on the Cross-Governmental Mental Health and Wellbeing Plan.
In his July blog post Adrian discusses the upcoming Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM), the College's belated – yet successful – Summer Party and the situation in Sri Lanka.
An update from Adrian about plans for an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) on extending voting rights to Affiliates.
Adrian discusses what happened during a busy week at Congress, including the outcome of voting at the AGM. He also reflects on what the College has done throughout Pride month....
Adrian shares an update about what happened at the 2022 AGM that took place on the first day of our International Congress in Edinburgh.
We have listened to your concerns: the proposal to create new post-nominals will be put on pause and we will focus on extending voting rights.
The natural next step in our values-based journey as an inclusive, progressive and caring Medical Royal College.
Adrian reflects on his visits to overseas psychiatric conferences, a trip to Clarence House, attending a Doctors in Distress event and meeting the new chair of NHS England.
In his April blog post, Adrian talks about the need for a long-term plan for mental health and our new resource on asylum seekers and refugees.
The College paid tribute to Council member Dr Steve Pearce, who died last week after a long illness.