The Council

The Council

The Council of the Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons is the highest decision making body of the College. The Council is responsible for the formulation of policies and surpervision of the implementation of the Policies, mobilization, control and supervison of the finances and estates of the College, admission of Fellows and Members of the College and recommendation of a Member in good standing to be admitted as a Fellow. The Council comprises of The President, the Rector, the two Vice-Presidents and the Chairperson of the College with a representative from the:

  • Ministry of Health, not below the rank of Director

  • Deans of Medical and Dental Schools

  • Medical and Dental Professions

  • Chief Executives of Teaching Hospitals

  • Medical and Dental Council

  • Attorney-General, not below the level of Principal Sate Attorney

  • Residents, elected by Residents

  • and One eminent person nominated by the President of the Republic forms the Council, which is the highest decision-making body of the College.

Functions of the Council

  • Formulation, supervision and implementation of Policies.

  • Mobilization, control and supervision of the finances and estates of the College.

  • Admission of Fellows and Members of the College

  • Recommendation of a member in good standing to be admitted as a Fellow.