About this section

Comparative medicine is a distinct discipline of experimental medicine that uses animal models of human and animal disease in translational and biomedical research. The purpose of this Section is to advance human and animal health through research, education and training.

 

Dr David Danson, President Elect of the Comparative Medicine Section is chairing the upcoming Humanimal Trust Inaugural One Medicine Day Virtual Symposium 2021 on Thursday 6 May 2021. Please click here to find out more.

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.

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Dr David Danson
President
Ms Louise Clark
Honorary Secretary
Dr Neil Craven
Honorary Treasurer

Upcoming comparative medicine events and webinars

View all events and webinars being run by the Comparative Medicine Section.

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CPD

When not to treat?

This fascinating event will explore the issues governing the choice of action concerning end-of-life care. Particularly in human and animal patients within the framework of the differing legal and eth...
Book Book

Student prizes & awards

Comparative Medicine

There are currently no prizes or awards open for this section.

Trainee prizes & awards

Comparative Medicine

There are currently no prizes or awards open for this section.

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Fellow

For working doctors and consultants (FY1 to ST8), retired doctors, and those holding senior management positions in medicine or healthcare.

Fellow

Associate

For scientists and other professionals with a proven interest (or role) in the healthcare sector, but who do not hold a medical qualification.

Associate

Student

For those studying medicine, dentistry or another healthcare-related subject, who are on their way to becoming a qualified medical or healthcare professional.

Student