News

Welcome to the news and public affairs section of the website. On this page, you will find the latests, press releases from the College, copies of the President's monthly e-newsletter and factsheets about pathology.

2018

Innovation in digital pathology at Leeds is a crucial step to faster and better diagnosis of cancer

17 October 2018

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust Pathology Lab to digitally scan 100% of slides.

2017

College responds to GMC report - medical profession at ‘crunch point’

19 December 2017

The UK’s medical profession is at ‘a crunch point’ and will face increasing pressure over the next 20 years a GMC report finds.

2016

Care Quality Commission report to end missed opportunities to learn from patient deaths

13 December 2016

The College response to a CQC review which has found that the NHS is missing opportunities to learn from patient deaths and that too many families are not being listened to

2015

Vote by European Parliament on data protection welcomed

22 December 2015

Vote by European Parliament on data protection welcomed by Chair of RCPath Research Committee