Congratulations to the 2018 Global Health Prize winners, Jola Karaj (FY1) and James Moran (Medical Student)! Their winning essays can be found below.

The College International Development Group awards an annual prize for an essay related to global health. 

The prize is £125 each for two winners (one medical student and one FY1 doctor) plus a free place at the next Global Health symposium. A limited contribution towards travel costs is available for winners. Winners will also be asked to produce a poster relating to their essay to present at the Global Health Symposium.

Eligibility

To qualify applicants must:

  • Be a current medical student at a recognised University, or in their first year of work post-university (an FY1 doctor or equivalent)
  • Be willing to have their essay published on the College website and present a poster at the Global Health symposium.

Application and Selection Process

Applicants will be asked to complete a 1500 word (max) essay, of their own work, from one of two topics.

The prize-winners will be the people who inspire members of the International Executive, and who they feel benefited from researching their essay.

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