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Press notes: 15 November

Wednesday 17 November: 7.00pm to 8.05pm – webinar

Broadcaster, columnist and author Mariella Frostrup talks to psychiatrist Professor Henrietta Bowden-Jones about her career, how COVID-19 has impacted our relationships and her new book Cracking the Menopause: While keeping yourself together

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Monday 15 November: 5.00pm to 6.50pm – webinar

London Global Cancer Week 2021 aims to highlight the important contribution the UK makes to the fight against cancer in poorer resourced emerging nations. Part of this week of programme events, this webinar will explore the financial and ethical impact of cancer globally.

For a free press pass, email media@rsm.ac.uk or call the Royal Society of Medicine Media Office on 07785 182732.

Tuesday 16 November: 9.15am to 4.30pm – webinar

The assessment and management of severe mental health problems in people with intellectual disability will be explored during this online event. A multidisciplinary panel will share their experiences, dilemmas and practical tips on caring for this vulnerable group.

For a free press pass, email media@rsm.ac.uk or call the Royal Society of Medicine Media Office on 07785 182732.

Wednesday 17 November: 6.00pm to 8.30pm – livestream 

In this public lecture, Professor Dame Lesley Regan will consider whether the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG-5) to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls by 2030 will be met. The Sustainable Development Goals were established by the United National General Assembly in 2015 and represent a set of targets for countries across the world, designed to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all.  

For a free press pass, email media@rsm.ac.uk or call the Royal Society of Medicine Media Office on 07785 182732.

Notes to editors

Follow this link for more information about the full programme of education at the RSM.

The Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) is a registered charity and membership organisation. ​Our vision is better healthcare for better lives. By sharing learning and supporting innovation our goal is to be the leading provider of continuing learning to healthcare professionals.

We deliver multidisciplinary, specialist and general education, as well as professional development, drawing on the support of leading experts in over 50 specialist areas of medicine.

We are home to one of the finest physical and digital medical libraries in the world. Our learning resources span a wide collection of books, journals, electronic journals and online medical databases.

We connect those involved in and interested in healthcare and, by leveraging expertise from across the RSM, we support, help and inspire the innovators developing the medical products and services of tomorrow.

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