College awards and prizes for Spring 2013
The College of Medicine is offering a number of awards, prizes and opportunities for Spring and Summer 2013. Here is a summary of what's coming up, in deadline order:
The Michael Pittillo essay prize for students
Our essay prize centres around a theme of self-care. It is open to anyone studying to be a healthcare professional at university level. Prizes include £500 and journal publication. Closing date: Now closed for 2013, winners to be announced in June. Full details here.
College of Medicine Self-Care Award
This year we are offering a new award for patients who have been excellent at managing self-care for chronic illness, in partnership with their doctor. You can apply yourself, but must also be nominated by your healthcare provider. Now closed for 2013: winners to be announced in June. Full details here.
Annual Conference 2013 Poster competition
The College of Medicine Conference 2013 includes a poster session open to students, clinicians, health practitioners and researchers. Poster authors will be invited to display and present their posters in a dedicated poster area during the conference. The informal and interactive setting of the poster session provides an opportunity for presenters to demonstrate their work with originality, quality, and clarity; to converse with conference participants; and to invite feedback from their peers. Poster submission date: May 24th 2013. Full details here.
College of Medicine Award for innovators in self-care
Our award for healthcare professionals who run projects which enable patients to practice better self-care is now open. The prize includes a professionally produced short film about your work and a place at our Annual Conference. Now closed for 2013: winners to be announced in June Full details here.