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The Royal Society of Medicine is one of the UK’s leading providers of continuing learning in healthcare. Our vision is ‘better healthcare for better lives’. We aim to achieve this by sharing learning and supporting innovation on the science, practice and organisation of medicine.

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Live stream: Population genetic testing for cancer predisposition by Professor Ranjit Manchanda: 2022 London Clinic lecture

Join the 2022 London Clinic lecture and hear Professor Ranjit Manchanda, Professor of Gynaecological Oncology and Consultant Gynaecological Oncologist, Wolfson Institute of Population Health, Queen Mary University of London and Barts Health NHS Trust, UK, give an enthralling presentation on how preventive population genomics offers the prospect of tailoring care and interventions to those at greatest risk in society.

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In Conversation Live with Fraser Nelson

Fraser Nelson, Editor of The Spectator and columnist for the Daily Telegraph, will be joining Professor Sir Simon Wessely, RSM immediate Past-President, for a conversation about his career, how the government has recently responded to COVID-19, his thoughts on the NHS100K campaign, vaccine mandates, and the political landscape that lies ahead.

Date & Time: Wed 2 March 2022 7:00pm to 8:05pm

Location: Online

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As an RSM member, you can search and access thousands of e-journals and e-books – all full-text and including the latest issues. You can also search our e-journals and e-books without being a member but you will not have access to the full-text. View all e-resources and databases. 

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Meet this year's winners of the Ellison-Cliffe Travelling Fellowship

These prestigious awards are open to senior registrars and early career consultants who are members of the Royal Society of Medicine undertaking specialist training overseas.

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What it means to become an RSM Trustee

With nominations open for three elected Trustees to join the Council of the Royal Society of Medicine, Professor Roger Kirby, RSM President, says that he cannot think of a more interesting and exciting time for individuals to consider putting themselves forward.

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Domus Medica Hotel

Book a stay in our members-only hotel Domus Medica. Located  in  the heart of London, the hotel  offers  exceptional  value for money.   

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Restaurant & Lounge Bar

Located on the ground floor, our Lounge Bar is  open all day, offering a selection of food and drink to suit any mood.  Or for a more formal dining  experience, the Restaurant  provides all-day dining in an ambient setting. 

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Our vision and mission

Find out more about the RSM’s vision, mission and strategic goals.

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Join a Section Council

If you are an RSM member, you can join a Section Council within your specialty and shape the future of our education programme.

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History of the RSM

Learn how the RSM, established in the rooms of a barristers’ chambers at Gray’s Inn, grew from humble beginnings to take up residence in London’s medical quarter.

History of the RSM
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Venue hire

Looking for a conference venue or meeting room for your next event? The RSM's venue space, 1 Wimpole Street, is available for hire.

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The RSM is open

We're looking forward to welcoming you to our building at 1 Wimpole Street.

Club and Lounge Bar

Monday - Friday: 7.00am - 9.00pm (food served until 8.00pm) 
Saturday - Sunday: 7.30am - 10.30am (breakfast only)


Monday - Thursday: 9.30am - 6.00pm
Friday: 9.30am - 5.30pm
Saturday - Sunday: closed

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