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The Royal Society of Medicine is one of the country's major providers of postgraduate medical education. Independent and apolitical, the RSM promotes an exchange of information and ideas on the science, practice and organisation of medicine. 


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Find out more about the educational and social benefits of becoming an RSM member. 

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Upcoming events

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Managing acute medical presentations on the frontline: A guide for trainees

This series will provide case-based scenarios covering the most common acute medical presentations, including cardiology, respiratory, rheumatology and many more. Experts in their fields, our panel of speakers will cover the initial assessment and management of medical conditions, highlighting any tips and red flags to look out for.

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QI scholars webinar series: Leadership and management skills

The final episode of the QI scholars webinar series will consider leadership and management in healthcare. We will offer guidance on how to find leadership opportunities early in your medical career and opportunities to publish and present your work, all of which are excellent additions to your portfolio and CV. 

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Kidneys, heart and diabetes: Science and practice – Part 2

This 3-part webinar series will explore the challenges in managing heart failure and renal disease in diabetes. 

In this second webinar, join us to understand the newest inhibitors and receptor agonists in the treatment of diabetes put in place for cardio-renal protection.

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In Conversation Live

Hear first-hand insights into the lives and thoughts of high profile individuals, in an intimate, relaxed and entertaining setting.

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In Conversation Live with Justin Welby, The Archbishop of Canterbury

The Most Revd and Rt Hon Justin Welby is the 105th and current Archbishop of Canterbury and senior bishop in the Church of England. Archbishop Justin will be talking to Professor Sir Simon Wessely, RSM immediate Past-President, about his extensive career and ministry, his perspective on how COVID-19 has impact communities and the UK economy, the importance of mental wellbeing, and the challenge of reimagining Britain.

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By supporting the RSM you are helping healthcare professionals have access to post-graduate education and innovation during these difficult times. 

The education provided by the RSM is funded by membership fees and financial support from donations. All gifts, no matter how small, make a big difference to our work. 

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As an RSM member, you can search and access thousands of e-journals and e-books – all full-text and including the latest issues. You can also search our e-journals and e-books without being a member but you will not have access to the full-text. View all e-resources and databases. 

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Latest news

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Nominations being sought for Trustees to join the RSM Council

Nominations are now being sought for three Elected Council Members to take up post on the RSM Council for a period of three years from 1 October 2021.

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100 years of urology at the Royal Society of Medicine

Marking 100 years of the Urology Section, we reflect on the establishment of the specialty and its evolution at the RSM.

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Explore the RSM

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Domus Medica Hotel

Book a stay in our members-only hotel Domus Medica. Located  in  the heart of London, the hotel  offers  exceptional  value for money.   

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Restaurant & Lounge Bar

Located on the ground floor, our Lounge Bar is  open all day, offering a selection of food and drink to suit any mood.  Or for a more formal dining  experience, the Restaurant  provides all-day dining in an ambient setting. 

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More about us

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Our mission, vision and values

Find out more about the RSM’s mission, vision and values.

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Join a Section Council

If you are an RSM member, you can join a Section Council within your specialty and shape the future of our education programme.

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History of the RSM

Learn how the RSM, established in the rooms of a barristers’ chambers at Gray’s Inn, grew from humble beginnings to take up residence in London’s medical quarter.

History of the RSM
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Venue hire

Looking for a conference venue or meeting room for your next event? The RSM's venue space, 1 Wimpole Street, is available for hire.

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