Dr John MacLeod: Obituary

Dr John MacLeod: Obituary

The following obituary has been contributed by Dr James Douglas, a GP in Fort William.  Dr Douglas also spoke at Dr Macleod’s recent funeral, and the eulogy which he wrote for this will be published on RuralGP in the next few days. Dr John AJ MacLeod MBE, DL, MB ChB, DCH, DRCOG, FRCP ( Glas), FRCGP, […]

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RCGP Rural Forum: Join Today

RCGP Rural Forum: Join Today

Today, all RCGP members will receive an email inviting them to join the newly-established RCGP Rural Forum.  This is a key step in improving the representation that rural & remote practitioners have within the College. More information about the Rural Forum, and the benefits on offer, will appear here over the next few weeks, culminating […]

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Tributes to Dr John Macleod OBE, GP Lochmaddy

The rural & remote health community was saddened in the last week to learn of the death of Dr John Macleod, long-serving GP of Lochmaddy (North Uist, Scotland) and one of the pioneers of rural practice. The links below will demonstrate the impressive level of involvement that Dr Macleod had in the development of rural practice […]

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Blog on Holiday

Apologies for the break in service over the last few weeks.  We should be back up to speed and reporting again. It always helps to have news submitted to the blog by other users – either pointers to topical issues, or actual news stories.  Of course, you can also join the team as an author […]

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