Wylie undergraduate essay prize
Congratulations to Mr Harry Hudson, winner of the 2020 Wylie undergraduate essay prize for his essay entitled Who's to blame? Individual vs. institutional accountability.
The Wylie Medal 2021 will be awarded to the most meritorious essay on a topic to be announced at a later date. Essays must be written by an undergraduate medical student at a university in Great Britain or Ireland. The overall winner will receive the Wylie Medal in memory of Dr W Derek Wylie, President of the Association 1980-82.
Applications will be invited from medical students studying in Great Britain and Ireland (subject to confirmation of eligibility).
- All applicants should be the sole author of their essay.
- The word limit is 1,000 words (excluding references and headings).
- Some essays may be published online or in Anaesthesia News, depending on their suitability and at the discretion of the Association. All essay submissions will be subject to a plagiarism check and the results will be considered as part of the judging process.
- All submissions will be blinded to reviewers. Author names and contact information should not be included on the submitted essay.
More details on the 2021 award will be announced later in mid-September 2020.