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The Bulletin of the Royal College of Surgeons is published bi-monthly, in January, March, May, July, September and November.

Latest issue


September 2019

Featured article

Surgeons in sport
From Olympic champions and rugby heroes to the latest crop of trainees battling it out in Gaelic football and ironman competitions, surgeons have a long and often distinguished record in sport. Here, we outline the history of surgeons in sport, and talk to surgeons of today and tomorrow about their sporting achievements..

Stephen Court

Editor-in-Chief: Neil Mortensen
Editor: David Sanders
Associate Editor: Nawsheen Boodhun
Associate Editor: Ken Keogh
Political Editor
: Mark Loughridge
Technology Editor: Ryan Kerstein
Contributing Editor: Jyoti Shah
Editorial Officer: Rebecca Lewinton 
Production Designer: Olivia Stevenson 

ISSN: 1473-6357

Online ISSN: 1478-7075

Frequency: Published every other month.

Readership: Consultant surgeons and trainees in all surgical specialties. 

Online access: The Bulletin is published completely Open Access on our publishing site and can be accessed free of charge by anybody. 

Subscribe: You can subscribe to the Bulletin in print. 

Membership: Members of the College receive the Bulletin in print and online as part of their membership, along with many other benefits. Find out more about joining.

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