General Practice with Primary Healthcare Section


The 2018 Nomination Process for Election by the Council members to the GP with Primary Healthcare Section RSM is now open to all members.

We invite you to either nominate a section member (with their consent) or self -nominate yourself as a candidate for Council Membership.

Play a part in creating a successful and exciting programme for our 1000 plus members and be associated with the important role we contribute within the RSM.  Click for more information on the role and the application process and for a nomination form.

The closing date for applications is August 15 2018.


General Practice with Primary Healthcare 2018/2019 dates for your diary

15-Nov-18 Minor surgery course - book now

04-Dec-18 Thinking of general practice? what you need to know - book now

13-Feb-19 Mandatory training: Basic life support and safeguarding children level 3 - book now

06-Mar-19 General practice and palliative care

15-Apr-19 General practice and mental health

16-May-19 Minor surgery course - book now

05-Jun-19 Multidisciplinary advanced primary care day

10-Sep-19 39th Primary care update


For more information on the events that are not available online yet, or to book your place, please contact the Event Coordinator on:

Tel: 02072903945


About this section


To provide a national independent forum to promote high quality education, networking and an exchange of ideas on topical and emerging issues in primary care by learning with, from and about other professions.

Section members:

General practitioners, nurses and nurse prescribers, primary care professionals including nutritionists, optometrists, pharmacists, physiotherapists, osteopaths; physician associates, practice managers and all individuals providing primary care advice to the community.  

Section council:

Section meetings and conferences are agreed by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President, having been advised by the Sections Events Steering Committee, whose role is to identify needs within the Primary Care community.

Both Council and the Events Steering Committee are composed of a broad range of primary care professionals and one lay member and meet three times a year.


Last chance to book your place...

11-Sep-18 38th Primary care update - book now

12-Sep-18 GP Section annual dinner - book now

events listing

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38th primary care update
38th primary care update

Tuesday 11 September 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street

The meeting aims to enable participants to update their knowledge and understanding of a wide range of topics relevant to general practice and provide an opportunity for participants to discuss with colleagues topical issues related to general practice. 

3 day | Registration: 09:00 | Organised by: General Practice with Primary Healthcare Section |
Region: | Accreditation: CPD - Applied for Find out more Arrow Links

Minor surgery course
Minor surgery course

Thursday 15 November 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street

This course teaches the practice of minor skin surgery techniques, including a range of joint injections and non-surgical techniques as set out in the GMS contract for primary care minor surgery.  

2 day | Registration: 08:45 | Organised by: General Practice with Primary Healthcare Section |
Region: London | Accreditation: 10 Find out more Arrow Links

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  • Primary Care Diabetes
  • European Journal of General Practice


Section Bibliography

For a list of what we have available via the library for this section, visit our bibliography page and then select the appropriate section link.