About this event

  • Date and time Thu 6 Oct 2022 from 9:30am to 5:15pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Trainees

We welcome all healthcare professionals and students to hear a stellar faculty of national leaders in qualitative and quantitative research, innovation, audit and quality improvement share their inspiring work in academia. 

Through clinically relevant examples, our speakers aim to spread enthusiasm and appreciation for academic pursuits in medicine, as well as to better prepare attendees for academic applications, interviews and jobs. 

Attendees will also have the option to showcase their own research and audit projects on a national platform, with the chance to win prestigious national prizes from the RSM.

Attendees will be able to:

  • Network with academic leaders from around the country and discuss potential ideas.
  • Understand how to get involved in research, innovation, audit and quality improvement activities.
  • Be better prepared for academic applications, interviews, and jobs.


John Glyn Trainees Audit Prize

Deadline: 30 June 2022.
Open to: Trainees from any hospital or primary care specialty.
Apply here


Trainee Section Research Prize

Deadline: 1 August 2022
Open to: Trainees
Apply here


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Early bird pricing available until 30 August 2022.


RSM Trainee RSM Student
£20.00 £20.00

Non - Member

Student Trainee
£30.00 £30.00


View the programme

Registration, tea and coffee

Welcome and introduction

Session 1

Reasons to explore research and opportunities in academia

To be confirmed 

Tea and coffee break
Research prize shortlisted oral presentations

To be confirmed 


Session 2

Innovation and entrepreneurship for trainees in the NHS

To be confirmed 

John Glyn audit/quality improvement shortlisted oral presentations

To be confirmed 

Tea and coffee break

Session 3

Qualitative research opportunities

To be confirmed 

Future of academic medicine for trainees in the UK

To be confirmed 

Presentation of prizes
Close of meeting
Drinks reception


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

Disclaimer: All views expressed in this event are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations. 

Registration for this event will close at 1:00am  on 5 October 2022. Late registrations will not be accepted.

This event will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels. 


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