Records of the Joint Standing Committee of the RCOG and the Royal College of Midwives

Scope and Content

Records of the Joint Standing Committee of the RCOG and the Royal College of Midwives, including minutes and papers from meetings, and correspondence.

Administrative / Biographical History

The first meeting of the Joint Standing Committee of the RCOG and RCM took place on 11 May 1988. The objectives of the Committee were to "consider and make recommendations on matters of common interest to parent bodies". It did not have an executive function and reported to the Councils of the RCM and RCOG; meetings took place at least twice a year.

Conditions Governing Access

Permission from RCOG senior management via the College Archivist is required for access to College records less than twenty years old.

Related Material

Related material held at the RCOG may be found at the following reference:

RCM/D11 Records of the Joint Committee of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and the Royal College of Midwives, 1990-1991