For a one-off subscription, Life Fellows can keep up to date with the latest medical developments as well as enjoy a wide range of social benefits exclusive to Life Fellows. The Fellowship also offers you the opportunity to become a valued part of our network of medical students, trainees, consultants and senior medical professionals.
On this page, you can find out more about the range benefits we offer as well as the eligibility criteria and how to become a member.
The cost of Life Fellowship is £1,000 - £3,000. Life Fellows must be either aged over 70 or aged over 60 and fully retired (not earning).
The RSM's extensive academic programme helps members keep up to date with developments in medicine and healthcare:
The RSM’s Retired Fellows Society* runs a programme of intramural and extramural events exclusively for Retired Fellows, including Life Fellows, and their guests:
*small additional annual fee is payable
Receive priority invitations to flagship events:
Home to one of the largest medical libraries in the world:
An extensive range of online educational material:
When visiting London, enjoy superb Club facilities:
Enjoy an exclusive range of extra benefits and privileges for members, including:
The price of Life Fellowship is £950 - £2,850. Life Fellows must be either aged over 70 or aged over 60 and fully retired (not earning). Life Fellowship is also offered to those who have been RSM members for 25 years or longer and are aged over 60 and retired from main appointment but with a continuing earned income.
If you are already a member of the RSM and wish to convert to Life Fellowship please contact the membership team: firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 (0)20 7290 2991.
Contact the membership team for further information and advice
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The Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street, London W1G 0AE
“I’m a Life Fellow and the RSM now is the best it has ever been in my 40 years of membership. Keep up the good work. It is most appreciated.”
Mr Ian Fraser, Life Fellow
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