British Society for Clinical Neurophysiology

...to promote and encourage for the public benefit the science and practice of clinical neurophysiology and related sciences

Medical Student Essay Prize

Are you a medical student considering a career in Clinical Neurophysiology or the Neurosciences?

The British Society for Clinical Neurophysiology is offering a Medical Student Essay Prize, to raise awareness of the medical specialty of Clinical Neurophysiology.

It will be advertised through all Medical Schools and will be an annual prize.

  • Cash prize of £500 paid direct to the student
  • For a 3000 word essay on 'How neurophysiology assisted in the diagnosis and/or management of a patient?'
  • Enquiries and electronic submission by 31st July 2021 to BSCN administrator louiseannjones@btinternet.com 

Downloads

Flyer for use on noticeboards (pdf)

Submission guidleines (pdf)

Frontsheet for essay submissions (docx)

Previous essay prize winners:

2018 Shared -

Sarah Nichol (Glasgow) "Delayed radiation-induced bulbar palsy mimicking amyotrophic lateral sclerosis"

Melissa Gough (Newcastle) "Epilepsia partialis continua as a consequence of POLG gene mutation: A new frontier in treatment using cathodal transcranial direct current astimulation"

2017 Mr Nick Upton essay

2015 Mr Alex Goodliffe  essay

2014 Mr Aniruddh Chhabra   essay

2013 None awarded

2012 Miss Christie Noble  essay

 

Events
  • ATCN Teaching Day (Visual Diagnostics Part 2)
    30 Jun 2021 09:00 - 30 Jun 2021 17:00
    More into follow
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  • Summer Scientific Meeting
    02 Jul 2021 09:00 - 02 Jul 2021 15:30
    Following the successful March Zoom meeting it has been decided to have a further online gathering in July this year.
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  • Autumn 2021 Scientific Meeting and AGM
    08 Oct 2021 09:00 - 08 Oct 2021 17:00
    We hope to hold the Autumn meeting at least partly in person
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