Previous winners

2021: Dr Amy Burlingham – Vitamin Sea: Exploring the engagement and effectiveness of a sea swimming course for anxiety and depression

2019: Dr Tobias Rowland – Short-term outcome of first episode delusional disorder in an early intervention population

2018: Dr Yousuf Zakaria – Long-term validation of the SAD PERSONS scale for prediction of repeat self-harm in A&E patients with and without a prior self-harm history

2017: Dr Benjamin Perry – Markers of prediabetes, psychotic experiences and inflammation: A cohort study from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children

2016: Dr Benjamin Perry – Is there a link between first-episode psychosis and abnormal glycaemic control? Systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical studies.

2015: Dr Gareth Rees – Awareness of inpatient voting rights: are we doing enough to enfranchise psychiatric patients?

2022: Dr Devika Patel - Improving leadership training for higher Trainees in West Midlands, a trainee led initiative

2021: Dr Amanda Brickstock and Dr Aditya Krishnan - To reduce inappropriate referrals to PLT by 50% and improve staff understanding

2019: Dr Sarah Fynes-Clinton – Improving Knowledge and Confidence in the Acute Management of Eating Disorders and Resulting Complications

2018: Dr David Morris – Inpatient: Antipsychotic prescribing and physical health monitoring re-audit

2017: Dr Benjamin Perry – Capacity Assessment & Information Provision for Newly Admitted Patients: A Completed Audit Cycle

2016: Dr Madhumanti Mitra – Inpatient: Antipsychotic prescribing and physical health monitoring re-audit

2015: Dr Amy Blake – Audit of the Performance of Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust Inpatient Mental Health Units against National Standards for Assessing and Managing the Risk of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE): A Complete Audit Cycle

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