About this section

The Trainees Section’s purpose is to run a full calendar of events aimed at trainees as well as several meetings supporting students and their studies. Meetings cover a variety of activities and opportunities allowing trainees to learn and develop their future careers.

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 Barry James McHugh
President
Dr Bernard Ho
President Elect
Dr Sophia Broderick
Honorary Secretary

Upcoming trainee events and webinars

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

There are no future events currently planned by this section

Prizes & awards

Trainees Section: John Glyn Trainees Audit Prize

Prize

  • First prize for oral presentation: £250
  • Second prize for oral presentation: £100
  • First prize for poster presentation: £100
  • Second prize for poster presentation: £50

Submission deadline

Wednesday 30 June 2021

Open to

Trainees working in any hospital or primary care specialty.

Application guidelines

Submit a 200-word abstract describing an audit project that was undertaken during your training. The abstract should include the objective, methods used and results, discussion topics and conclusion. Applicants must be the primary authors of the original project.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to present their abstract as an oral or poster presentation at the Trainees meeting taking place on 29 September 2021.

 

Apply here

Trainees Section: Medical Authors Prize

Prize

  • First prize: £100 of book vouchers

Submission deadline

To be announced

Open to

Medical students and trainees.

Application guidelines

Submit a 500-word outline of your idea for a book proposal. If the idea is shortlisted it will be presented to an expert ‘Dragon’s Den’ panel that will know nothing of the idea on the day and will judge whether they wish to accept or decline the proposal.

The winner will be decided at the event, considering the opinions of the judges and the audience.

Submission closed

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Fellow

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

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Associate

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

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Student

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

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