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Tim Chard Case History Prize

Comprised of 3 prizes, the Tim Chard Case History Prize has been generously endowed by the Bart’s and The London school of Medicine to further the contribution of the late professor Tim Chard in obstetrics and gynaecology.



  • First prize: £500
  • Second prize: £250
  • Third prize: £150



The prize is open to all medical students from the UK and the Republic of Ireland.



The successful applicants will show the greatest understanding of a clinical problem in O&G by submitting a case history with an intelligent discussion.

The successful applicants are invited to present their submission in a short lecture or a poster presentation at an RCOG event.


How to apply

Please complete the online application via Oxford Abstracts.

This application is hosted by Oxford Abstracts platform.

Please register for an account using your email address.

For further guidance on how to submit your application, please see Oxford Abstracts' guidance on making a submission.

The deadline for applications is Friday 30 April 2021. 


How your application will be judged

Your application will be assessed on the following criteria:

  • Case description
  • Literature review
  • Critical Discussion
  • Clinical relevance
  • Level of involvement
  • References



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