Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh RCSE
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is the oldest and largest of the UK surgical Royal Colleges, and one of the largest of all the UK medical Royal Colleges.
First incorporated as the Barber Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1505, the College has been at the vanguard of surgical innovation and developments for over 500 years.
Today we are a modern, thriving, global network of medical professionals with a membership of well over 23,000 professionals who live and work in more than 100 countries around the world.
15,000 of these live and work in the UK and 80% of that figure are based in England and Wales.
Our membership includes people at every stage of their career, from medical students through to trainees, consultants and those who have retired from practice.