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Retired Fellows and Members Society

This page provides information about the Retired Fellows and Members Society (RFMS).

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Retired Fellows and Members Society meeting

The RFMS holds a twice-yearly meeting to which all retired Fellows and Members, and their partners, are invited.

RFMS meeting, Friday 24 November 2017

The next meeting will be held on Friday 24 November 2017 from 13.00 onwards. We are currently finalising speakers for the meeting and will provide an update soon.

To register your attendance, please contact Hannah Mackenzie via email hmackenzie@rcog.org.uk or by phone 020 7772 6317.

Previous RFMS meeting, Friday 24 March 2017

The last meeting of the Retired Fellows and Members Society took place on Friday 24 March 2017. After a meet and greet and refreshments, there were three special guest speakers for the afternoon.

  • Robert Fraser – Folic Acid and the prevention of Neural Tube Defects; Science vs Politics
  • Marcus Filshie – spoke on the work of the RCOG/Marcus Filshie Fellowships
  • Peter Basham (College Curator) and Carly Randall (College Archivist) discussed their plans for the future of the College’s collections.

If you’re interested in becoming a speaker or would like to recommend a speaker, please email membership@rcog.org.uk.

Get involved

We are eager to hear from Retired Fellows and Members who would like to contribute to our monthly e-newsletter, O&G News. This can be in the form of an article, news story or an item of interest you would like to share with your fellow colleagues. Please email membership@rcog.org.uk.

RCOG heritage blog

Our archivist regularly updates a blog looking at the heritage of collection of both the RCOG and The Royal College of Midwives. The collections include information on all aspects of clinical obstetrics, gynaecology and midwifery, as well as education the history of the two College and the development of women’s health.

RFMS newsletter and latest RCOG news

You can keep up to date with the latest College news by viewing the latest online versions of both O&G magazine and O&G News.

You can also read the latest Retired Fellows and Members Society newsletter (PDF 726kb) from April 2017, as well as previous editions from June 2016 (PDF 710kb) and the November 2015 (PDF 455kb).

Lost contact

We’ve lost contact with some of our Fellows and Members and would like your help locating them.

See the list of Fellows and Members with whom we’ve lost contact. (You will need to sign in to view this)

Obituaries of Fellows and Members

In this section of the site you can read obituaries of RCOG Fellows and Members. (You will need to sign in to view this)

We also publish notices of deaths of RCOG Fellows and Members. (You will need to sign in to view this)

Elsewhere on the site

Membership news
Membership magazine, e-newsletter, membership surveys, obituaries and more
Lost contact
We’ve lost contact with some of our Fellows and Members – can you help?