College Calendar

See what's happening at The Royal College of Pathologists over the coming months, including Committee and panel meetings, key governance dates and annual celebrations.   

College Calendar 2021

Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec

August 2021

Tuesday 3      10.00am Medical Examiners Committee                                  
Thursday 5 10.30am Professional Performance Committee
  11.30am Trustee Board

September 2021 

Thursday 9 10.30am College Council
  5.30pm New Fellows Admission Ceremony & Reception
Friday 10 2:00pm Forensic Pathology SAC
Tuesday 14 12.30pm Retired Fellows Lunch
Wednesday 15 10.00am Northern Ireland Regional Council
Thursday 16 10.30am Chemical Pathology CSTC
Monday 20 10.30am Research Committee
Tuesday 21 2:00pm Veterinary Pathology SAC
Wednesday 29 11.00am Histocompatibility & Immunogenetics SAC

October 2021 

Tuesday 5                         10.00am Medical Examiners Committee                                                                                                                  
Thursday 7
10.30am Professional Performance Committee
  11.30am Trustee Board
  1:30pm Cellular Pathology CSTC
Friday 8 11.00am Pathology Informatics Committee
Monday 11 2:00pm Transfusion Medicine SAC
Tuesday 12 10.00am Wales Regional Council
Wednesday 13 2.00pm Neuropathology SAC
Friday 15 11.00am NQAAP in Genetics
Tuesday 19 10:30am Prenatal/Perinatal/Paediatric Pathology SAC
Tuesday 26 10.30am EQA Scheme Organisers Meeting (AM), and NQAAP in Cellular Pathology (PM)
Wednesday 27 2.00pm Toxicology SAC
Date to be confirmed   NQAAP Genetics

November 2021 

Tuesday 2 10.00am Scotland Regional Council
Wednesday 3 10.00am Annual meeting of Cellular Pathology Subspecialty Advisors                                    
  1.30pm Cellular Pathology SAC
Thursday 4th 11:00am Intercollegiate Committee on Haematology 
Monday 8 10:30am International Committee
  12:00pm
Digital Pathology Committee
Tuesday 9 12:30pm International Committee and Diaspora Day
Wednesday 10 10:00am International Pathology Day
Thursday 11 10.00am Death Investigations Committee
  11.00am Working Group on Cancer Services
Friday 12 2.00pm Genomics & Reproductive Science SAC
Tuesday 16 2.00pm Dermatopathology Sub-Committee
Wednesday 17 11.00am Quality Assurance in Pathology Committee
Thursday 18 10.30am College Council and Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Tuesday 23 10.30am Clinical Biochemistry SAC
Thursday 25 10.30am Trainees Advisory Committee
  10.30am Examinations Committee
Tuesday 30 2.00pm Lay Network
Date to be confirmed   NQAAP Medical Microbiology

December 2021

Wednesday 1   11.00am Clinical Science Committee                                                         
Thursday 2 10.00am Northern Ireland Regional Council
Thursday 9 10.00am Medical Examiners Committee
  10.30am Trustee Board
  1.00pm RCPath Trustees & Staff Christmas Lunch

College Calendar 2022

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
Jul Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec

January 2022
New Year bank holiday – Monday 3rd Jan

Wednesday 19th 1.00pm Veterinary Pathology SAC
Monday 24th 2.00pm Research Committee
Wednesday 26th 10.00am Joint Committee on Immunology and Allergy
  12.30 pm Immunology SAC

February 2022

Wednesday 2nd 10.30am Joint Medical Microbiology & Medical Virology SAC
Thursday 3rd 10.30am College Council
  5.30pm New Fellows Admission Ceremony
Tuesday 8th 10.00am Wales Regional Council
Wednesday 9th 2:00pm Pathology Informatics Committee
Tuesday 22nd 10.00am Scotland Regional Council
Wednesday 23rd 2.00pm Cytopathology Sub-committee

March 2022

Tuesday 1st 11.00am NQAAP in Genetics
Tuesday 1st 12.00pm Digital Pathology Committee
Thursday 10th 10.30am Histopathology CSTC
  10.30am Professional Performance Committee
  11.30am Trustee Board
Monday 14th 2.00pm Dermatopathology Sub-Committee
Thursday 17th 11.00am Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics SAC
Tuesday 22nd 10.30am Joint Committee on Genomics in Medicine
Thursday 24th 10.00am Northern Ireland Regional Council
Wednesday 30th 2.00pm NQAAP in Cellular Pathology
Date to be confirmed   NQAAP Genetics

April 2022 
Good Friday – 15th April Easter Monday bank holiday – Monday 18th

Tuesday 5th 10.00am Medical Examiners Committee
  2.00pm Toxicology SAC
Wednesday 6th 10.30am Transfusion Medicine SAC
Thursday 7th             10:30am Chemical Pathology CSTC                                                                                
Tuesday 12th 13:00pm Intercollegiate Committee on Haematology
Wednesday 13th 2.00pm Cellular Pathology SAC
Tuesday 19th 2.00pm Forensic Pathology SAC
Wednesday 20th 11.00am British Neuropathological Society (BNS) meeting
  2.00pm Neuropathology SAC
Wednesday 27th 11:00am Quality Assurance in Pathology Committee
Thursday 28th 10.30am College Council 

May 2022
Early May bank holiday – Monday 2nd
Late May bank holiday – Monday 30th

Thursday 5th 10.00am Death Investigations Committee
Tuesday 10th 2.00pm Prenatal/Perinatal/Paediatric Pathology                                             
Wednesday 11th 2.00pm Pathology Informatics Group
Thursday 12th 10.30am Professional Performance Committee
  11:30am Trustee Board
Wednesday 18th 9.00am International Committee
Thursday 19th 10.30am Examinations Committee
  10.30am Trainees’ Advisory Committee
Tuesday 24th 10.30am Clinical Biochemistry SAC

June 2022

Thursday 2nd 11.00am Clinical Science Committee
Wednesday 8th 09.30am Wales Regional Council
Thursday 9th 11.00am Working Group on Cancer Service
  1.00pm All Staff meeting
Thursday 16th 10.00am Scotland Regional Council
Wednesday 22nd 10.30am Research Committee
Thursday 23rd 12.00pm Digital Pathology Committee
Wednesday 29th 2.00pm Genomics and Reproductive Science SAC
Date to be confirmed   NQAAP Medical Microbiology

July 2022

Thursday 7th 7:00pm Annual Dinner
Wednesday 13th 10:00am Joint Committee on Immunology and Allergy
  12:30pm Immunology SAC
Wednesday 20th 2:00pm Cytopathology Sub-Committee
Wednesday 27th 10:30am Joint Medical Microbiology and Medical Virology SAC

August 2022
August bank holiday – Monday 26th August

Tuesday 4th      10.30am Professional Performance Committee                                 
  11.30am Trustee Board
Wednesday 31st 10.30am Transfusion Medicine SAC

September 2022 

Thursday 1st     10.00am Northern Ireland Regional Council                                                         
Thursday 8th 10.30am College Council
  7.00pm New Fellows Admission Ceremony & Buffet
Thursday 8th 1:00pm Veterinary Pathology SAC
Monday 12th 10.30pm Research Committee
Tuesday 13th 12.30pm Retired Fellows Lunch
  10.00am Joint Committee on Genomics in Medicine
Thursday 15th 10.30am Chemical Pathology CSTC
Thursday 22nd 2:00pm Forensic Pathology SAC
Wednesday 28th 11.00am Histocompatibility & Immunogenetics SAC

October 2022 

Tuesday 4th 2.00pm Medical Examiners Committee
Wednesday 5th 10.00am Wales Regional Council
Thursday 6th 10.30am Histopathology CSTC
  10:30am Professional Performance Committee
  11:30am Trustee Board
Thursday 6th 11.00am Pathology Informatics Group
Wednesday 12th 11.00am British Neuropathological Society (BNS) meeting
    Neuropathology SAC
Thursday 13th 11:00am Intercollegiate Committee on Haematology
Friday 14th 11.00am NQAAP in Genetics
Wednesday 19th 12.00pm Digital Pathology Committee
Thursday 20th 09.00pm Scotland Regional Council
Tuesday 25th 10.30pm EQA Scheme Organisers Meeting
  2.00pm NQAAP in Cellular Pathology
Wednesday 26th 2.00pm Toxicology SAC
Date to be confirmed   NQAAP Genetics

November 2022 

Wednesday 2nd 10.00am Annual meeting of Cellular Pathology Subspecialty Advisors
  1.30pm Cellular Pathology SAC Annual Meeting
Monday 7th 10:30am International Committee
Tuesday 8th 12:30pm International Committee and Diaspora Day
Wednesday 9th 10:00am International Pathology Day
Thursday 10th 10.00am Death Investigations Committee
  11.00am Working Group on Cancer Services
Thursday 10th 2.00pm Genomics and Reproductive Science SAC
Monday 14th 10.30am International Regional Advisors Forum (International Committee)
Tuesday 15th 2.00pm Dermatopathology Sub-Committee
Wednesday 16th 11.00am Quality Assurance in Pathology Committee
Thursday 17th 10.30am College Council and Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Tuesday 22nd 10.30am Clinical Biochemistry SAC
  2.00pm Prenatal/Perinatal/Paediatric Pathology SAC
Thursday 24th 10.30am Trainees Advisory Committee
  10.30am Examinations Committee

December 2022
Christmas bank holiday – Friday 24th
New Year bank holiday – Monday 3rd Jan

Thursday 1st   11.00am Clinical Science SAC                                                         
Tuesday 6th 10.00am Northern Ireland Regional Council
Thursday 8th 10.30am Trustee Board
  1.00pm RCPath Trustees & Staff Christmas Lunch