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 Christian Heiss
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.

There are no future events currently planned by this section

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Trainee prizes & awards

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