Andrew Lawson prize
Submission deadline: Sunday 25 March 2018
Meeting date: Friday 25 May 2018
Prize: £200 and free attendance to a Pain Medicine Section meeting of your choice
Open to: All medical students and trainees in pain medicine up to APT level, submissions from trainees of other specialities will also be accepted
The title of the essay this year will be:
“The effects of mental health and life experiences on chronic pain"
Essays should be no longer than 2000-3000 words.
The winner of the prize will be expected to make a fifteen minute presentation on the topic of their essay at the Pain Medicine Section meeting on Friday 25 May 2018 at the Royal Society of Medicine.
About this section
To advance the understanding of the mechanisms and treatment of pain in all of its presentations and clinical settings; to provide educational activities that cover a wide range of medical and non-medical disciplines, exploring the impact of pain, and delivering high quality learning opportunities.
Students and professionals from all disciplines who have an interest in pain and its management.
Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section council, led by the Section President.
Friday 26 October 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
Increasing numbers of patients undergo surgery every year and yet up to a quarter of these individuals remain in pain for many months after their incisions have healed.
This meeting will take a unique look at the causes and preventive strategies for persistent pain following surgery as well as trauma.
Day | Registration: 08:30 | Organised by: Pain Medicine Section |
Region: London | Accreditation: CPD - Applied for Find out more
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