About this section

The Obstetrics & Gynaecology Section’s purpose is to promote knowledge in all that relates to obstetrics and gynaecology.

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

Professor Mark Brincat
Honorary Secretary

Upcoming obstetrics and gynaecology events

View all events and webinars being run by the Obstetrics & Gynaecology Section.

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Cervical screening: where are we now?

This meeting will bring the attendees up to date on what is new in cervical screening programmes in the UK, how it has changed and what the consequences of these changes are. It will also cover how ce...
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Live stream: Cervical screening: where are we now?

This meeting will bring the attendees up to date on what is new in cervical screening programmes in the UK, how it has changed and what the consequences of these changes are. It will also cover how ce...
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Prizes & awards

Obstetrics & Gynaecology Section: Dame Josephine Barnes Award

Prize

  • First prize: £100

Submission deadline

17 January 2021

Open to

All medical undergraduate students

Application guidelines

The title of the essay this year is 'The effects of the COVID Pandemic in women's health' 

Essays should be no longer than 1000 words. 

The winner of the prize will receive £100 and will be expected to make a twenty minute presentation on the topic of their essay at the student and trainees prize meeting at the Royal Society of Medicine in March. Please include your essay under the abstract section on the submission form.

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Obstetrics & Gynaecology Section: Herbert Reiss Trainees’ Prize

Prize

  • Oral first prize: £150
  • Oral second prize: £100
  • Poster first prize: £100
  • Poster second prize: £75

Submission deadline

1st February 2021

Open to

SPRs in obstetrics and gynaecology 

Application guidelines

Abstracts of no more than 300 words on topics related to obstetrics and gynaecology will be accepted. Submitted abstracts will be shortlisted to poster and oral presentations for the meeting. Six of the best abstracts will be asked to give a seven minute scientific presentation relating to our specialty (plus five minutes for questions).

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Join the RSM today

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