FPM Webinar 7: Mon 30 Nov 2020: Shortlist and winners for 2020 FPM International Awards for Medical Writing in Social Media

Click on the image below to watch our recording of the awards session.

Click here for biographies of shortlisted and commended entrants

Click here for biographies of award judges

The Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine is partnering with its journals – Health Policy and Technology and the Postgraduate Medical Journal – to launch international awards for well-informed, clear writing on health matters in social media. Entries for the award are free.

These new annual international awards are for medical or other health professional graduates from anywhere in the world. To be eligible for the FPM International Awards for Medical Writing in Social Media, an article or blog must be on health matters and written in English.

The overall winner, international regional winners and commended entrants for 2020 will be announced at the FPM Medical Awards webinar at 4pm UK time on Monday 30th November.


Introduction to the FPM International Awards for Medical Writing in Social Media
Professor Donald Singer
President, Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine

International Winner [see shortlist below]
Comments on behalf of the judges
Professor Bernard Cheung, Editor-in-Chief, Postgraduate Medical Journal
Henry Spilberg, Publisher, BMJ Publications

Announcement of the winner

International Regional Awards
Comments on behalf of the judges
Associate Professor Ken Redekop, Editor-in-Chief, Health Policy and Technology
José Mena, Publisher, Elsevier

Announcement of the winning entries for Europe, North America, Africa, Asia, and Oceania

Shortlist for the International Winner

Individual responsibility and triage priority
Connor Brenna
MD Candidate (2021)
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

Supporting schools after lockdown
Emma Connor
Director and Child Psychotherapist
Your Space Therapies Limited
Burgess Hill, England

Social Media in the times of COVID-19
Latika Gupta
Assistant Professor
Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences
Lucknow, India

jointly with

Ashish Goel
Associate Professor of Medicine
University College of Of Medical Sciences   
Delhi, India

COVID-19, fake news and the role of the general practice nurse
Rhian Last
Nurse Educator/Self Care Forum Board
Member/RCGP Yorkshire Faculty Board Member
Leeds, England

Flattening the curve
Madeline Rodriguez MD
Johns Hopkins Medical School
Baltimore, USA

The view from the other side
Charlotte Squires
Registrar in Geriatric and General Internal Medicine
Melrose, Scotland

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