About us

We work with doctors, patients, and other stakeholders to support good, safe patient care. We set the standards doctors and those who train them need to meet, and help them achieve them. 



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Many people across the UK already contribute to our work. Why not join them? Help us shape our policies and guidance, work with us, or let us know how we're doing.


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What we do and why

See our statutory purpose, learning and development opportunities and our data and insight on the profession.

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Who we are

See how we've changed since we formed in 1858 and meet the people leading the work we do.

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How we work

Learn how our aims are set and delivered, who we work with and the values we work by to make an impact across the UK.

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