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Prizes in the South West Division

 

  • Innovation Prize
    All Senior Psychiatrists are invited to submit an example of innovation or leadership  (either individually or as a team) across the whole spectrum of modern psychiatric practice.  The competition is open to all Consultants, Associate Specialists and Staff Grades in the South West Division who are either fellows, members or affiliates of the Royal College of Psychiatrists.  A prize of £150 will be awarded to the winner who will be expected to give a short presentation at the Autumn Biannual Meeting. 
    This prize is now closed

    Prize winner 2015
    Dr Robert Dixon

    Information on the South West Division's online E-volution forum can be found on our Innovation page.

 

  • Divisional Poster Presentation Prize
    This prize is awarded at the Spring and Autumn Biannual Meetings and is open to all Trainees and SAS/ Specialist Doctors working within the South West Division and who are members/ affiliates of the Royal College on the closing date.  Entrants will be invited to display a poster at the Biannual Meeting and an abstract will be published in the Programme and Abstracts Booklet. A prize of £150 will be awarded to the overall winner and to the presentation demonstrating greatest innovation.  Further prize certificates may be awarded at the discretion of the Judges.

    Submissions should be on any aspect of psychiatry, e.g. a piece of research being undertaken, a new research project about to commence, or an audit.  The number of posters is limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.  Those considered for the award will be expected to stand by their poster during judging on the day.
    Regulations and entry form
    Deadline for submission of abstracts: 5 pm on Thursday 24 March 2016


    Prize winners Spring 2015
    First Prize - Dr Ami Kothari
    Judges Prize - Dr Rachel Chute; Dr Andrew Todd; and Dr Rui Zheng
    Innovation Prize - Dr Beth Chapman

    Prize winners
    Autumn 2014
    First Prize - Dr Rachael Whybrow
    Judges Prize - Dr Karl Scheeres; Dr Reena Ijaz-Ul-Haq; Dr Ruta Kuzminksyte; and Dr Vera Lees
    Innovation Prize - Dr Elizabeth Ewins

 

  • Dr Stephen Dinniss Foundation and Medical Students Poster Prize
    This prize is awarded at the Spring and Autumn Biannual Meetings and is open to all Foundation Year Doctors and Medical Students who are members or Student Associates of the Royal College and are working or studying in the South West Division on the closing date.  Entrants are invited to submit a poster and an abstract.  The selected entrants will be invited to display a poster at the Biannual Meeting and submit an abstract, which will be published in the Programme and Abstracts Booklet.  A prize of £150 will be awarded to the overall winner and further prize certificates may be awarded at the discretion of the Judges.

    Submissions should be on any aspect of psychiatry. The number of posters is limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.  Those considered for the award will be offered a free place at the Biannual Meeting and will be expected to stand by their poster during judging on the day.
    Regulations and entry form
    Deadline for submission of abstract: 5 pm on Thursday 24 March 2016

    Prize winners Spring 2015
    First Prize - Ruth Harrison and Lucy James

    Prize winners Autumn 2014
    First Prize - Dr Samuel Lawton
    Judges Prize - Chantal Cox-George; Charlotte Kockum; Rachel Longridge; Maximilian Peluso


  • The Lisa Thomas Poetry Prize
    This is an annual prize open to anyone connected with mental health.  They can have previously used or are using mental health services, support a friend or relative who uses or has used mental health services or works within the mental health sector.  The poem should be unpublished and have a mental health theme.  The prize will be presented annually at the Spring Biannual Meeting.
    Regulations and entry form
    Deadline for submission of entries: 5 pm on Thursday 24 March 2016


    Prize winners

 

  • Trainees Prize
    This prize is awarded annually at the Spring Biannual Meeting.  Trainees are invited to submit an essay of no more than 1500 words, on a topic chosen by the Committee and relevant to the practice of psychiatrists in the South West.  The title of the essay may be found in the entry form and regulations document.  The competition is open to all trainees working in the South West Division at the time of submission who are either inceptors or members of the Royal College of Psychiatrists.   The winning essay will be published in the Programme and Abstracts booklet and the winning author will receive £150.  
    Regulations and entry form
    Guidance
    Deadline for submission of entries: 5 pm on Thursday 24 March 2016

    Prize winner 2013
    Dr Daniel Racey

 

  • Undergraduate Medical Student Prize
    This prize is awarded annually at the Spring Biannual Meeting.  Undergraduate Medical Students are invited to submit an essay of no more than 1500 words, on a topic to be chosen by the Committee.  The title of the essay may be found in the entry form and regulations document.  The competition is open to all Undergraduate Medical Students currently enrolled with medical training establishments in the South West Division at the time of submission.  The winning essay will be published in the Programme and Abstracts booklet and the winning author will receive £150.
    Regulations and entry form
    Guidance
    Deadline for submission of entries: 5 pm on Thursday 24 March 2016
     

Details of all of these prizes can be obtained from the South West Division Office.

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