Welcome to the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine

"Health and science promotion of physical activity and excellence in sport performance". We are committed to be the leader and prime reference in education, ethics and science for sports and exercise medicine in Ireland.

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The Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine (RCPI & RCSI) hold its Annual Scientific Conference (ASC) every September.

Specialist Training in SEM

FSEM's Higher Specialist Training programme (HST SEM) launched in July 2019, with the appointment of our first 2 SpR trainees.

Fellows & Members

The Faculty currently has 650 Fellows and Members based in Ireland and overseas. Postgraduate conferring ceremonies take place in RCSI in July and December.

SEM Journal Clubs

The Faculty runs a number of journal clubs and grand rounds at regional level. Sessions are scheduled on an ad'hoc basis during the academic year.

Upcoming Events


Virtual FSEM Inaugural Webinar 25th July 2020

25-07-2020 10:00 am -12:00 pm

We are delighted to announce our Inaugural webinar on, Returning to Sport in the COVID-19 era.

4 External CPD points will be awarded for attending this event. 

We are proud to announce that this event is sponsored by Premier Surgical.  This event has also being endorsed by BJSM.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to the office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Annemarie on 01 402 2382.

As there is no fee to attend this event, a donation , if desired, may be made to the Faculty instead.  


Virtual SEM Journal Club - Belfast

29-07-2020 7:00 pm -9:00 pm

This Journal Club will be led by Dr Martin McConaghy, Belfast. This event will be held off site and a link will be forwarded to you once you have registered to attend this event.  This event will either take place via ZOOM or MS Teams, which will be confirmed closer to the date.

Reading Material will be forwarded in advance of the Journal Club.

4 internal CPD points will be awarded for attending.