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The Royal Society of Medicine is one of the UK’s leading providers of continuing learning in healthcare. Our vision is ‘better healthcare for better lives’. We aim to achieve this by sharing learning and supporting innovation on the science, practice and organisation of medicine.

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Tackling Inequalities

This full-day conference, in partnership with the NHS Inequalities Team, will focus on Core20Plus5, an approach designed to support integrated care systems to drive targeted action in health inequalities improvement. Speakers will discuss how a collaborative approach to addressing healthcare inequalities and the focus on specific measurable actions can make a real difference to the life chances of many people who have been underserved for a long time.

  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Upcoming events

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"Crosstalk between the kidney and the heart - a dangerous conversation" Jephcott Lecture 2022 by Professor Sir John Cunningham

Join us for this free evening event to hear this year's Jephcott lecture, given by leading nephrologist and former Physician to HM The Queen and Head of the Medical Household, Professor Sir John Cunningham.
Professor Sir John Cunningham will cover the dangerous impacts of kidney disease and its close correlation with cardiac deaths. Also, learn about the medical procedures available for its treatment (from transplantation to dialysis), their pros and cons and ultimately, which one remains the best option to this day.
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Acute presentation of cardiomyopathies

This webinar will equip attendees to recognise the variety of presentations of acute cardiomyopathies, understand clinical diagnostic pathways and management approaches. Attendees at the end of the webinar should be more confident in managing such patients. The event is aimed at cardiology subspecialty trainees in heart failure.

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From Covid to clinical emergency medicine: Keep calm and carry on learning

Join this event aiming to provide a diverse overview and update of many aspects of clinical emergency medicine from emergency medicine sub-specialists and other acute specialists who interface with the emergency department.

  • Price £24 - £141
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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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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UK healthcare leaders announced for RSM Tackling Inequalities conference

Healthcare leaders from major clinical specialisms and public-health experts will meet at the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) in June to discuss how to take measurable actions to address health inequalities in the UK.

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Sarah Hughes Trust opens prize for journalism that exposes fake health news

Submissions are invited from healthcare practitioners, trainees and established journalists who have debunked fake news in the field of health or medical journalism.

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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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Our vision and mission

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

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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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Our history

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.

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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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Opening times

Club and Lounge Bar

Monday - Friday: 7.00am - 8.00pm (food currently served 8.30am - 7.00pm)

Saturday - Sunday: 10.30am - 5.30pm - offering drinks, pastries, cakes as well as soup and sandwiches.


Open for lunch and dinner.

Monday - Friday: 12.00pm - 8.00pm.


Monday - Wednesday: 9.30am - 6.00pm
Thursday: 9.30am - 7.00pm*
Friday: 9.30am - 5.30pm
Saturday - Sunday: closed

*The library will close at 7.00pm on Thursdays until 30 June 2022 

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