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We will support residents and Fellows with the appropriate tools, programs and content to ensure their education and lifelong learning meet the evolving demands of their careers.

Specialty medicine is changing swiftly, and the careers of physicians must adapt to keep pace. To support specialist physicians, our work in setting the highest standards for specialty education and continuing professional development will align with the best interests of patients, Fellows, residents, society and the wider health care community. As we support research, develop and collate content, and set standards, we will lead by soliciting wide-ranging input to improve the Royal College’s systems, processes and technologies.

How we will deliver on this strategic priority: