Faculty Prizes

This prize commemorates William Rose, Apothecary of London, whose court case of 1701-04 established the legal foundation of General Practice in England and Fraser Rose, a co-founder of the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP). The Worshipful Society of Apothecaries of London and the RCGP are pleased to announce that the Rose Prize for original work in the History of General Practice in the British Isles. Information on application.

2019 prize was awarded to Dr Kenneth Collins

2017 joint winners were Dr Jenny Stephenson and Dr Michael Whitfield

Maccabaean Prize and Medal

For the best dissertation submitted for the Diploma in the History of Medicine examination.
The Maccabaean Society was founded in 1891 as ‘an association of Jewish professional gentlemen in a species of club’. It now has 500 members, both women and men, most of whom are distinguished professionals.
This was awarded at the Osler lecture, Monday 6th February 2017

Previous Maccabaean Prize Winners

The Sydney Selwyn Lecture

The lecture formally the prize is in memory of Professor Sydney Selwyn (1934-1996), a medical microbiologist and bacteriologist, bone marrow transplant pioneer, and world-class expert in the history and development of medicine. The prize is awarded to the best candidate in the Diploma in the Philosophy of Medicine examination.

Current winner 2018
Dr Tina Matthews - To listen to the lecture, please click here

Past winners
2016 - Daniel Di Franceso
2012 - Miss Evelyn Brown
2010 - Dr Margaret Baker
2009 - Christopher Mark Crawshaw
2008 - Dr Katherine Elen Catford
2007 - Michael Trent Hardman
2006 - Paul Bingham & Edith Rom
2005 - Caroline Bagley & Ben Whitelaw
2004 - Robert Ali

Diane Budden, Dr Anthony Roe & Suzannah Musson

Diane Budden, Dr Anthony Roe & Suzannah Musson

Barry Selwyn & Dr Tina Matthews