Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn


Fellows and Members in good standing receive copies of various RCSI print and electronic publications including

  • The RCSI Annual Report
  • Surgical Scope
  • The Surgeon
  • Surgical Bulletin

The RCSI Annual Report

Published annually in October, the RCSI Annual Report outlines highlights and achievements across all aspects of RCSI from July - June each year, covering developments in areas including Governance, Surgical Affairs, Research, Teaching and Learning and Community

Surgical Scope

Surgical Scope is the magazine for Fellows and Members of the RCSI . Published three times per year it features comment and opinion from leading professionals, plus reviews and reports on subjects relevant to surgeons at all career levels. The unique combination of the latest news, views, and lifestyle from surgeons in Ireland and around the world ensures Surgical Scope is an engaging and informative read for our membership. Fellows and Members who wish to submit articles to be considered for publication in Surgical Scope are invited to email

The Surgeon

The Surgeon is a peer-reviewed academic journal, produced six times a year in collaboration with the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh a year by leading science publisher Elsevier. To access the Surgeon please Click Here.

Surgical Bulletin

Surgical Bulletin is a monthly ezine designed to keep Fellows and Members fully up to speed with all developments in RCSI associated with their profession. Fellows and Members who wish to submit any notification for circulation should email