Galen & Farr Awards Ceremony 2021 Event Details Date: 25th May 2021 Categories: Apothecaries Events The Society is unique in combining the responsibilities of a City of London Livery Company with a UK medical academic institution. The Awards Ceremony marks our annual celebration of medical science and education. The Society of Apothecaries’ most prestigious award, the Galen Medal in Therapeutics, will be presented. The Farr Medal, for significant contribution to the management of the care of elderly people, will also be presented. In addition, the Apothecaries’ Prize for junior doctors at pre-consultant level, which was introduced in 2017 to mark the 400th anniversary of the granting of the Society’s Royal Charter, will be awarded at the dinner, along with the Surgeon General’s Prize for Military Medicine.