CELEBRATING THE 400th ANNIVERSARY OF THE CHARTER
On Monday 6th February the Rose Prize Winners were announced
THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF GENERAL PRACTITIONERS
& THE WORSHIPFUL SOCIETY OF APOTHECARIES OF LONDON
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 will be awarded in Spring 2017.
For original work in the history of general practice in the British Isles
(Left-Right) Dr Jenny Stephenson (Highly Commended in 2015) & Dr Christopher Timmis (Winner of the Rose Prize in 2015) preparing to speak at the Rose Prize presentation.
(Left – Right) Dr Christopher Timmis and Dr Jenny Stephenson give their presentation on the submissions. Listen to the talk below.
The 2017 winners announced by Dr Terry Kemple (below), President – Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP).
The first winner, Dr Michael Whitfield won for his submission entitled “The Bath Dispensaries”, unfortunately he could not join us on the evening.
Dr Jenny Stephenson (below) won for her submission entitled “Physicians and Pharmacists” being presented with the Rose Bowl.
(Left – Right) Dr Christopher Timmis, Dr Tina Matthews (President), Dr Jenny Stephenson (Winner), Dr Terry Kemple (President – RCGP), Dr Derek Adams (Master)
(Left – Right) The Adjudicators, Dr Ruth Richardson, Dr Jenny Stephenson and Dr John Ford
Guests attending the afternoon