About this section

The Cardiothoracic Section’s purpose is the cultivation and promotion of cardiac, vascular and thoracic medicine and surgery and the branches of science connected with them.

Upcoming events

CTN01 Promo

Surgery for lung failure: What are the limits?

This event will highlight how to improve outcomes for patients with lung failure. There will be a key focus on the increasing discourse between GP's, chest physicians, intensivists and cardiothoracic surgeons, and to share learnings with the aim of safely extending the limits.

  • Price £35 - £120
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
Book Book


Cardiothoracic Section: Case Presentation Prize


  • Oral presentation: One year’s free RSM membership and a bottle of champagne
  • Poster presentation: One year’s free RSM membership and a bottle of wine

Submission deadline

Sunday 15 September 2019

Open to

All pre-clinical and clinical cardiothoracic students and trainees.

Application guidelines

Submit a 250-word abstract on a case presentation. The abstract can include figures, diagrams and scans. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to present their paper at a Cardiothoracic meeting.

Apply here

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.


Mr Aziz Momin