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.

Dilemmas in aortic dissection - webinar series

This series of webinars will explore challenges in the management of acute aortic syndromes. Current debates and discussions over the extent of operation in certain acute type A aortic dissection scenarios will be addressed. Plus, join us in these webinars for a chance to assess the different management strategies side by side and to be involved in the interactive Q&A sessions after each session.

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.

Interested in joining the Section Council?

Section Councils play a pivotal role at the RSM and we are always looking for members who would like to get involved. If you would like to apply, please complete our application form and a Council representative will be in touch.

Complete the application form

Mr Aziz Momin
President
Mr Mark Jones
President Elect
Mr Jonathan Andrew Jeremy Hyde
Honorary Secretary
Mr Stephen Rooney
Honorary Treasurer

Upcoming cardiothoracic events and webinars

View all events and webinars being run by the Cardiothoracic Section.

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Intervention on the mitral valve: When and how

Join us for a virtual round-table discussion with experts to explore the technicalities of mitral valve repair. Participants will join specialists in their field to discuss and review literature in or...
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Difficult decisions in heart valve surgery: An evidence-based approach

During this meeting, aimed at senior trainees and junior consultants in Cardiothoracic Surgery, indications and helpful guides for the treatment of these patients will be presented by a diverse facult...
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Prizes & awards

Cardiothoracic Section: Case Presentation Prize

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

Friday 30 April 2021

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

Cardiology Section: President's Prize

The President's prize will be given for original research from specialist registrars in cardiology. Please submit an abstract of no more than 200 words, based on a subject which represents original work.
 
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to present their abstracts during the June meeting.
Prize:
  • 1st prize: Medal and £1,000
  • 2nd prize: £500

Open to: Cardiology trainees who have received all or part of their training at recognised centres in the UK are eligible.
Apply now

Join the RSM today

Become a member today and get discounted rates on our education programme.

Fellow

For professionals with a medical, dental or veterinary qualification recognised by GMC, GDC or RCVS.

Fellow

Associate

For professionals working in the healthcare sector or with an interest in healthcare issues and do not qualify for a Fellow membership. 

Associate

Student

For students studying medicine, dentistry or an undergraduate qualification in a healthcare-related subject, in the UK or overseas. 

Student