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The Royal Society of Medicine is one of the country's major providers of postgraduate medical education. Independent and apolitical, the RSM promotes an exchange of information and ideas on the science, practice and organisation of medicine. 

 

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In Conversation Live with Mervyn King, Lord King of Lothbury

Mervyn King, a British economist who served as Governor of the Bank of England from 2003-2013, will be joining RSM President Professor Roger Kirby for an intriguing session about his background in economics and banking, his commendable contribution during the biggest crisis in economic history, which gained him notable recognition, and offer a unique depth to the challenges of COVID-19 currently faced by the global economy.

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Upcoming events

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The genetics of obesity: Episode 3

The third webinar in The genetics of… series. This webinar will explore the role of genetics in obesity. Join us to find out from leaders in the field about the role our genes play in contributing to the battle of the bulge. 

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Anaemia at older age: A contemporary review and update - Part 1

This webinar series will educate on the epidemiology and aetiologies of anaemia in older people. Speakers will promote a pragmatic and person centred approach for managing for older patients with frailty presenting with anaemia, including clonal anaemia.

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Sources of stress and its impact on the individual and the team

Explore the link between healthcare staff wellbeing and patient safety in the first episode of the Patient Safety Section's webinar series, Optimising Strength and Resilience.

Join Dr Anne-Marie Doyle, consultant clinical psychologist and Dr Elizabeth Haxby, immediate Past President of the RSM Patient Safety Section, for this interactive webinar which will help healthcare professionals to identify sources of stress, acknowledge its impact on individuals and teams and understand how they respond to stresses.

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Mini-symposium: Lasers, skin and beyond: Part one

This webinar is the first of two mini-symposia which will explore and review the role of lasers in the treatment of a multitude of skin conditions and disorders. These conditions and disorders include portwine stains and other vascular disorders, congenital moles and other pigmented lesions, tattoos, scars, red faces, acne, various NHS and cosmetic conditions.

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Live stream: John of Arderne Prize and Presidential Address

Join this live stream of the prestigious John of Arderne prize for a chance to hear surgical trainees and medical students present their colorectal research papers, followed by the annual Presidential Address.

  • Price £5 - £20

In Conversation Live

Hear first-hand insights into the lives and thoughts of high profile individuals, in an intimate, relaxed and entertaining setting.

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In Conversation Live with Mervyn King, Lord King of Lothbury

Mervyn King, a British economist who served as Governor of the Bank of England from 2003-2013, will be joining RSM President Professor Roger Kirby for an intriguing session about his background in economics and banking, his commendable contribution during the biggest crisis in economic history, which gained him notable recognition, and offer a unique depth to the challenges of COVID-19 currently faced by the global economy.

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  • Price Free with optional donation to support the RSM
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Register here to join our In Conversation Live with Dr Rachel Clarke

A specialist in palliative care, an award-winning author, and a former television journalist, Dr Rachel Clarke is a multitalented and inspirational member of the medical field. She will be joining Professor Sir Simon Wessely for a fascinating conversation about her transition from journalism to becoming a medical professional working on the frontlines, her continuous efforts to give her patients the best quality care and help, her best-selling book Your Life in My hands, and her new book Breathtaking, which describes how it feels to confront a pandemic from the inside and witness the courage of patients and NHS staff alike in conditions of unprecedented adversity.

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The RSM Christmas wine tasting special with Jane MacQuitty and David Gleave

Forget socks or soap that always get recycled, what we all want to give and receive this Christmas is a box of specially-selected festive wines that are guaranteed to raise everyone’s spirits. Step forward the RSM Christmas quartet brought to your door for a bargain £95. As before, the four wines in this celebration case will be featured in a virtual fine wine tasting held by Jane MacQuitty, The Times Wine Critic and David Gleave from Liberty Wine, on Thursday December 3rd from 7:00pm.

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  • Price Free to book and £95 (plus Eventbrite fee) per wine case
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By supporting the RSM you are helping healthcare professionals have access to post-graduate education and innovation during these difficult times. 

The education provided by the RSM is funded by membership fees and financial support from donations. All gifts, no matter how small, make a big difference to our work. 

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Missed an episode of our COVID-19 Series or In Conversation live? Catch up on some of our most popular lectures on the RSM's YouTube channel.

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E-resources

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E-resources

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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Addressing the disparities in global cancer care

How will COVID-19 impact on oncology care in low and middle income countries? And how is current research in global oncology improving cancer outcomes? These are some of topics being covered at the 5th annual RSM global oncology event on Monday 16 November.

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COVID-19 Series: Questions asked by clinicians

Dr Claire Bayntun, RSM Trustee, summarises three major themes arising from questions asked by clinicians at the start of the pandemic.

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The members' club

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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

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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More about us

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Our mission, vision and values

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

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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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