Founders Postgraduate Prize

The Founders Prize of the York Medical Society is open to all doctors working in the Yorkshire and Humber Deanery and applicants are invited to submit and present an audit, a case report/series, original research or a survey that has been conducted whilst working in the Yorkshire and Humber Deanery.

The Founders Prize Presenations – Friday 24th March 2023

Hosted by Dr Brook Adams – The Founders Prize finalists will give a high quality and interesting evening of talks about their research.

 

 

York Medical Society Founder’s Prize 2023

How to apply

Submission Deadline: early January 2023
Presentation Meeting Date: Friday 24th March 2023

Prize: Judges from the YMS Committee will review all submitted abstracts and the authors of the top 5 will be invited to give a presentation to members at our society rooms in Stonegate, York or via a Zoom meeting (depending on restrictions at that time).

A panel of members of the society will judge the presentations. The 1st prize award will be £250 and all the remaining candidates will receive £100. All finalists that present their papers will receive a certificate for their portfolio.

Topic: This can be an audit, a case report/series, original research or a survey that has been conducted whilst working in the Yorkshire and Humber Deanery.

Presentations: Presentations should be delivered using Microsoft Powerpoint and should last a maximum of 12 minutes. Marks will be deducted for going over time. After delivering your presentation you will be given 5 minutes to answer questions from our members.

Shortlisting Criteria: Candidates will be shortlisted based on demonstration of the originality, clarity and clinical significance of their work together with the robustness of their methodology.

Judging Criteria: Candidates will be judged on their style of delivery and the content of their presentation. 

Open to: All doctors in the Yorkshire and Humber Deanery.   Only one application per candidate will be accepted.

Application Form

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