About this section

The Vascular, Lipid and Metabolic Medicine Section deals with diseases of arteries, veins, lymphatic and micro-circulation, focusing on prevention, diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation. The Section aims to improve the care of patients with vascular disorders and promoting research and education in the field.

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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Professor Saroj K Das
Professor Andrew Krentz
President Elect
Dr Uazman Alam
Honorary Secretary
Professor Faisel Khan
Honorary Treasurer

Upcoming vascular, lipid and metabolic medicine events

View all events and webinars being run by the Vascular, Lipid & Metabolic Medicine Section.

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Assessment of vascular diseases for undergraduate medical students

This webinar will update students about common vascular diseases, develop competency in history taking, and explain how to perform an examination of vascular patients to formulate a provisional diagno...
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VII Congress of the European Society for Vascular Medicine AGM Vascular Medicine

This congress will promote evidence-based best practice and research in the field of vascular medicine, covering peripheral arteries, vascular risk factors, veins and lymphatics. Bookings are unavaila...
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

Prizes & awards

Vascular, Lipid and Metabolic Medicine: The Harvey Prize


  • First prize: £150 plus a year’s free RSM membership
  • Second prize: £100

Submission deadline

Sunday 19 July 2020

Meeting date 

Tuesday 15 to Wednesday 16 September 2020

Open to

Trainees (only)

Application guidelines 

Abstracts of clinical cases pertaining to vascular medicine, vascular and endovascular surgery of no more than 250 words. Only one paper per person can be submitted. 

*Shortlisted candidates will be invited to give an oral presentation at the Harvey symposium on Tuesday 15 to Wednesday 16 September 2020.

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