Member benefits: Trainees or physicians who don't hold the MRCP(UK) qualification

Find out about RCP member benefits for pre-MRCP(UK)  trainees, SAS doctors, and physicians holding an honorary contract with the NHS.

Pre-MRCP(UK) trainees

Whether you’ve just started core medical training or are preparing to take the final part of your MRCP(UK) exam, RCP associate membership gives you the tools and resources you need to prepare for your exams and succeed in your physician training.

For £114 per year, you’ll get access to a number of benefits including:

  • a 10% discount on the leading MRCP(UK) revision package, Medical Masterclass*
  • exclusive member discounts on RCP conferences, events and educational programmes, specifically tailored to the needs of trainees
  • career development and networking opportunities, including the RCP mentoring scheme and opportunities to join select committees
  • free access to clinical resources, such as our Acute Care Toolkits and a library collection of ejournals, ebooks and databases
  • a 25% discount on BMJ Case Reports
  • Clinical Medicine and Commentary delivered to your door six times a year
  • library services including document delivery, long-distance book loans and free literature searches
  • a 20% discount on UpToDate, the premier evidence-based clinical decision support resource.

*Special offer: buy the Medical Masterclass premier package and get 1 year's membership for free.

Staff Associate Specialist (SAS) physician

As a staff associate specialist, the RCP has a number of support services and benefits designed to help you develop your career. As a practicing physician, you will also have the opportunity to get involved in the RCP’s healthcare policy work.

For £114 per year, membership will give you access to a number of benefits including:

  • the RCP’s online CPD diary, saving you £145 a year
  • exclusive member discounts on RCP conferences, events and educational programmes, including RCP’s new SAS conference
  • Clinical Medicine journal and Commentary magazine  delivered straight to your door six times a year
  • career development opportunities including becoming an RCP mentor and sitting on RCP committees and working parties
  • free access to clinical resources, such as our Acute Care Toolkits and a library collection of ejournals, ebooks and databases
  • a 25% discount on BMJ Case Reports
  • a 20% discount on UpToDate, the premier evidence-based clinical decision support resource
  • library services including document delivery,  long-distance book loans and free literature searches.

Visit our SAS doctor pages to learn more about what you can access as a member.

A full list of associate membership benefits are available to download.

Physicians who hold an honorary contract with the NHS

If you are a consultant working in a UK substantive post without MRCP(UK) or you are a doctor holding an honorary contract with the NHS, affiliate membership offers you a regional and international support network, exclusive discounts on RCP events, access to online educational resources and much more. The RCP values its affiliate members because of their wide-ranging backgrounds and knowledge.

 For £154 per year, you'll get access to a number of benefits including:

  • the RCP’s online CPD diary, saving you £145 a year
  • exclusive member discounts on RCP conferences, events and educational programmes
  • Clinical Medicine journal and Commentary magazine  delivered straight to your door six times a year
  • career development opportunities including becoming an RCP mentor and sitting on RCP committees and working parties
  • free access to clinical resources, such as our Acute Care Toolkits and a library collection of ejournals, ebooks and databases
  • library services including document delivery,  long-distance book loans and free literature searches
  • a 25% discount on BMJ Case Reports
  • a 20% discount on UpToDate, the premier evidence-based clinical decision support resource.

You can join by emailing join@rcplondon.ac.uk. A full list of affiliate membership benefits is available for download.

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