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8 January 2014
RSM members awarded New Year Honours

Order of Merit

Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub


Professor Godfrey Palmer

Mr Marcus Setchell


Professor David E Nea
Professor Richard Parish
Mrs Paula Vasco-Knight
Miss Katherine E Whitehorn
Professor John G Williams


Dr Jane M Barrett
Professor Linda D Cardozo
Professor Elizabeth M Tansey


Professor Robin AJ Eady
Dr Karen E Groves
Dr Davinder Kapur
Dr Robert AF Linton
Dr Heather S MacKinnon
Mr Peter CC Pitt

Dr Anna-Maria Rollin

6 January 2014
New extended Library opening hours for 2014

From Monday 6 January, the Library will be extending its opening hours until 9pm from Monday to Thursday, so you can make more use of the Library during weekdays.

17 December 2013
RSM Christmas opening times

Restaurant20 Dec2 Jan
Bar & Buttery23 Dec2 Jan
Domus Medica4 Dec27 Dec
Chandos House24 Dec2 Jan

6 November 2013
Library book sale

The Library is having a book sale from Monday 11 November to Friday 16 November. Taking place in the Heritage Centre on the 2nd floor of the Library, why not come for a browse or to purchase some books that are on your wish-list.

6 November 2013
Christmas cocktails served at the Bar and Buttery

Throughout November and December, we will be serving a range of festive-themed cocktails in the Bar and Buttery, where you can sample delights such as a Grand Rum Toddy and Hot Chocolate Mark in comfort. Visit the Bar and Buttery page for a full list of our Christmas cocktails.

6 November 2013
New Years’ hotel offer at Domus Medica

If you’re planning to celebrate the New Year in the capital, Domus Medica has a special offer of reduced rates between Friday 27 December 2013 and Sunday 5 January 2014. With prices starting from just £93, Domus offers the perfect base for you to bring in the New Year in style. Find out more here.

6 November 2013
Royal Medical Benevolent Fund Christmas cards

Royal Medical Benevolent Fund Christmas cards are now on sale. This year they are also launching a range of Christmas accessories such as gift wrap, ribbons, bows and crackers. All proceeds from Christmas card sales go towards helping the RMBF provide financial support, money advice and information for doctors, medical students and their families when it is most needed due to age, ill health, disability or bereavement. Visit the shop online at

11 October 2013
AV Magazine Awards

The prestigious AV Magazine Awards were held at the Hilton Hotel Park Lane on 11th October and the RSM's AV team were winners of the 'In-house AV Team of the year 2013'. Congratulations to all the team.

1 May 2013
Stay at Domus Medica over the Bank Holidays

There is still some availability for the May and August bank holidays at Domus Medica, with some great offers for a long weekend. Find out more here

18 April 2013
Bar and Buttery now open at weekends

If visiting London do come and use the members' buttery and bar 10am -5pm on Saturdays and Sundays. Light snacks, refreshments and full bar service available. Do remember to bring your membership card to gain access. You are welcome to bring guests to use the Club areas.

3 January 2013

The Club and Library have now got a new entry card system for exclusive members only access. Remember to bring your membership card with you when visiting us as you will need these to enter the member only areas.

Christmas Opening Times


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21 Dec

2 Jan

Domus Medica

24 Dec

28 Dec

Chandos House

24 Dec

2 Jan

28 June 2012

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2012


Andreas Ntinou Adam
Christopher Gaskell

Brenda Billington
Deborah Cohen
Conor Duggan
Margaret Hodson
George Kinghorn
Alastair Scotland
Iqbal Singh

Roger Farbey
Venkataswamy Narayana
Julia Schofield



Professor Richard John Heald




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As Companions
Surgeon Vice-Admiral Philip I Raffaelli



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As Companions

Major General Michael James von Bertele OBE QHS




As Commanders
Colonel Jeremy John Hobart Tuck


If we have omitted any names please do email

2 April 2012
Easter closing

The RSM restaurant, bar and buttery will be closed on Friday 6 and Monday 9 April for Easter.

28 March 2012
Innovations in Medicine

The RSM Medical Innovations programme has been featured in Innovations in Medicine, a supplement produced by Media Planet and included with today's Independent. To view a pdf of the supplement, please click here.

28 March 2012
Library Easter opening hours

Opening hours
Monday 2 Wednesday 4 April 9am - 7pm
Thursday 5 April 9am - 5:30pm
Friday 6 Monday 9 April CLOSED
Tuesday 10 April onwards Open as normal

The IT Study Centre will be available during the Easter weekend.

22 March 2012
Website maintenace

We will be performing essential maintenance on our web server during the morning of Friday 23 March, and consequently there may be a short time when the website is unavailable. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

14 March 2012
RSM 100th anniversary dinner date

To celebrate 100 years at 1 Wimpole Street, there will be a '100th Celebration Dinner' held on Friday 11 May. Places are limited to 100 and the cost for this 7 course dinner with champagne reception and fine wines is £100 per person. Click here for more information.

27 February 2012
Imminent building works on behalf of our Landlord to affect RSM building

Building works at 1 Wimpole Street

Work is to start shortly at 1A Wimpole Street which means that the facia of the RSM will be covered in scaffolding and portakabins located at first and second floors of our building. In addition to disruption to the front of the building, works will be undertaken above our Atrium which will also include scaffolding. This work is due to start in March and will continue through to December.
Click here for more information.

13 February 2012
Domus Bank Holiday weekend packages

If you are planning to visit London over one of the 2012 bank holidays then we have a number of special accommodation offers available in Domus Medica. Please visit the Domus page for more information.

10 February 2012
The Diamond Collection

The RSM Diamond Collection is currently on loan to the Brno (Czech Republic) at the "Images of the Mind" exhibition. For further details please click here.

23 January 2012
New RSM Membership Cards

Your card will be arriving in the post very shortly. If you are visiting the RSM please ensure you bring this with you as very soon it will be needed to provide entry to the Club areas and Library. Find more information here.

10 January 2012
New Year Honours 2012

CBEDr Dinesh KML Bhugra
Professor J Crane
Dr Eileen A Vizard

Dr Richard Barker
Dr Eleanor A Freeman
Professor M Jean Golding
Mr GA MacKinlay
Dr John F Stageman
Dr Moira C Stewart

Mr Rodney HG Corner
Dr Peter J Gordon
Dr Gabriel O Ivbijaro
Dr Hasmukh P Joshi
Mr David A Watson

Surgeon Rear-Admiral Lionel Jarvis

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Please could we remind all members using the Study Centre to return their tensor cards as soon as they leave? If the Library is closed, go to Domus Reception. The Study Centre is in high demand, and cards are required by other users.