The personalities of two of the pivotal characters in the planning and design of the RCP’s Grade I listed headquarters – RCP president Robert Platt and architect Denys Lasdun – are revealed in oral history recordings from the RCP archive.
For national Explore Your Archive week, archivists from three medical royal colleges – the Royal College of Physicians, the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists – reveal some of the treasures in their archives.
As part of College Day, the Royal College of Physicians is pleased to announce Professor Andrew Lees of the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery will be delivering this year's FitzPatrick lecture, on soulful neurology.
Profiles of Dr Suzy Lishman, the second woman to be elected president of the Royal College of Pathologists, and Professor Dorothy Russell, the first woman in Europe to hold a senior university position in pathology.
Profiles of Professor Neena Modi, president of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, and Professor June Lloyd, Baroness Lloyd of Highbury, founder of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.