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Addictions Psychiatry Prizes


FACULTY OF ADDICTIONS PSYCHIATRY 2016 LECTURE PRIZE

Prize: A cheque for £300

Eligible: All psychiatric trainees (CT1-ST6 and equivalent), staff grades and associate specialist psychiatrists.

Regulations:

Applicants are invited to submit a current concise curriculum vitae and a 400 word abstract of the paper they wish to present. The prize will be awarded on the basis of originality and the relevance of addictions in the abstract. Shortlisted applicants will be invited for a telephone interview, and the winner offered support and mentoring by the judging panel in developing their lecture.

Applications will be judged by the Faculty Chair and two other members of the Executive Committee of the Faculty of Addictions Psychiatry.

Closing date: 4 March 2016

Announcement of successful candidate: April 2016

Presentation of lecture: Faculty Annual Meeting, Thursday 14 and Friday 15 April 2016, Edinburgh

Addiction Faculty: Current projects

Prizes

 

 

Poster Prize in Addictions Psychiatry for Trainees

The Faculty of Addictions Psychiatry has established a prize for psychiatric trainees, staff grades and associate specialist doctors who present a poster at the Faculty’s Annual Meeting.  The Faculty wishes to encourage interest in research in Addictions.

 

Winning Posters from Previous Years

 


The Medical Student Essay Prize in Addictions Psychiatry

Prize: £200

 

Eligible: 4th and 5th year medical students in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

 

Regulations:

 

  1. Eligible students are invited to submit an original unpublished essay of up to 5,000 words on an aspect of Addictions Psychiatry of their choice.  The essay should be illustrated by a clinical example of any aspect of medical and psychiatric practice relevant to substance misuse, e.g. General Practice, Accident and Emergency, General Medicine and Public Health.
  2. The essay should demonstrate an understanding of issues relating to addictions with relevant links to other medical specialties.
  3. The essay should be supported by a review of relevant literature and should be the candidate’s own work. 
  4. The prize will be judged by the Chair and two other members of the Executive of the Faculty of Addictions Psychiatry.
  5. The Faculty will cover reasonable travel costs for the winner, along with their registration fee for one day of the conference.

     

 

Closing date: 16 January 2016

 

Announcment of prize winner: April 2016

 

Presentation of prize: Faculty Annual Meeting, Thursday 14 and Friday 15 April 2016, Edinburgh 

 

Submissions: Email Lauren Wright (Faculty Manager) 020 3701 2588

 

Winning Essays from Previous Years

 

 


Lecture Prize in Addictions Psychiatry for Trainees

The Faculty of Addictions Psychiatry offers an opportunity for psychiatric trainees, and staff grades and associate specialist psychiatrists, to present a lecture to the Faculty’s Annual Meeting.

 

Closing date: 4 March 2016

 

Announcement of successful candidate: March 2016

 

Presentation of lecture: Faculty Annual Meeting, Thursday 14 and Friday 15 April 2016, Edinburgh 

 

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