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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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Tackling Inequalities

This full-day conference, in partnership with the NHS Inequalities Team, will focus on Core20Plus5, an approach designed to support integrated care systems to drive targeted action in health inequalities improvement. Speakers will discuss how a collaborative approach to addressing healthcare inequalities and the focus on specific measurable actions can make a real difference to the life chances of many people who have been underserved for a long time.

  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Upcoming events

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Medical surgical interface of inflammatory bowel disease

The RSM Coloproctology Section and the ACPGBI would like to invite you to a stimulating day of education, discussion, and debate around the challenges facing patients with complex inflammatory bowel disease.

  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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The science of suggestion: Advances in hypnosis research

Join us for an in-person event to learn about advances in hypnotic medicine with a particular focus on belief and dissociation, and their intrinsic relevance to hypnosis.

  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Free Webinar

Management of anticoagulation therapy in the current climate

Join our Annual anticoagulation therapy conference that provides a platform for clinicians to discuss and debate topical issues relating to anticoagulation therapy. 

This live stream event will provide a platform for education, networking, sharing good practices, debate, and discussion among healthcare professionals on clinical practice issues. Information obtained at this conference is aimed at improving patient care and outcomes. Participate in an enduring programme for healthcare professionals.

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41st Annual General Practice update

Early bird pricing until 18 August 2022. 20% OFF when booking for both days.
Join the annual Primary Care Update and attend a series of lectures and interactive discussions of educational value to frontline general practitioners. The main focus is on assisting decision-making in clinical practice. There are also presentations from CAIIPE and poster presentations by undergraduate students, which will be assessed for the John Fry Prize.
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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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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Untangling the messiness of mental illness is key to tackling inequalities

How we should deal with inequalities in severe mental illness is a uniquely challenging problem, but it is in everybody’s interests that we address this.

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Seven habits of effective doctors

The President of the Royal Society of Medicine, Professor Roger Kirby, has suggested seven habits that doctors should adopt to excel in their role.

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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 goal.

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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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Our history

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.

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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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Opening times

Club and Lounge Bar

Monday - Friday: 7.00am - 8.00pm (food currently served 8.30am - 7.00pm)

Saturday - Sunday: 10.30am - 5.30pm - offering drinks, pastries, cakes as well as soup and sandwiches.


Open for lunch and dinner.

Monday - Friday: 12.00pm - 8.00pm.


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

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