About this section

The Rheumatology & Rehabilitation Section’s aim is to advance the scientific study of rheumatology, which is that branch of medicine concerned with the disease of connective tissue and disorders of the musculoskeletal system, and to advance the scientific study of rehabilitation, which is the restoration of optimum function of people suffering from disability, particularly of the locomotors system.

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 Helen Cohen
President

Upcoming rheumatology and rehabilitation events

View all events and webinars being run by the Rheumatology & Rehabilitation Section.

RRQ03 Promo

Doctoring the TARDIS part 2 - The Doctor versus the bugs: An update on aspects of infectious disease and rheumatology

Following on from the popular Doctoring the TARDIS – Troublesome Aspects of Rheumatology: Disease In Systems event in 2019, part 2 will provide rheumatology healthcare professionals with an update on ...
  • Price Early bird pricing available until 09 May 2022
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Student prizes & awards

Rheumatology & Rehabilitation

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

Trainee prizes & awards

Rheumatology & Rehabilitation

Eric Bywaters Prize

Deadline: 16 May 2022.
Open to:
 Specialist registrars, research fellows, scientists and allied health professionals in all specialties.
Apply here

Barbara Ansell Prize

Deadline: 16 May 2022.
Open to:
 Specialist registrars, research fellows, scientists and allied health professionals in all specialties.
Apply here

Join the RSM today

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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