We are committed to advancing surgical care worldwide. With over 5,000 members in more than 90 countries, we deliver an internationally-renowned programme of activities and collaborations.
The RCS recognises that the movement of doctors, patients and surgical innovation across borders greatly impacts surgery in the UK. Active engagement in international affairs benefits our members and their patients.
RCS International Strategy 2016-2020
Our new international strategy sets out our ambition over the next four years to encourage and channel our resources towards specific projects, through partnering with healthcare institutions overseas and building local capacity in ways that are context sensitive and sustainable.