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RCP elections 2024 – Nominations are now open

The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) invites its fellows to nominate candidates for the RCP elections 2024.

RCP fellows may nominate eligible candidates for the following key roles:

  • Academic vice president
  • Councillors.

Details of each role and nomination process can be accessed here (behind the website login).

Nominations must be received by Wednesday 20 December 2023 to be considered. Voting will open in March 2024 when all fellows in good standing will be sent online ballot papers and election material about the candidates.

Special general meeting of fellows for the election of the president/College Day 2024

As required by section 6 of the Medical Act 1860, the election of the president will be held on Monday 25 March 2024. The election will form part of College Day and only those fellows who have been nominated previously are eligible for election. A nomination form can be found here (behind the website login).

Please note that RCP Council recommends to fellows that Dr Sarah Clarke be nominated, to continue to serve as president with the expectation that her term of office is 4 years, ending in September 2026. Dr Clarke has indicated her willingness to stand for re-election and so please read the statement from Council in support of her candidature, available at the link above.

Nominations must be received by Wednesday 20 December 2023 to be considered.