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Guts UK/Dr Falk Awards 2020

Updated on: 14 Feb 2020   First published on 13 Jan 2020

One of the most important objectives of Guts UK’s research strategy is to maintain the supply of bright inquiring minds into research for the first time.

To support this, Guts UK and Dr Falk join forces to offer a number of annual prizes and awards to celebrate our important specialty and share best practice so everyone can benefit.

If you’re working in the area of gastroenterology, hepatology or pancreatology as a trainee doctor, nurse or dietitian – you are doing great work and we all want to hear about it! Applications close April 6th 2020.

The Prizes

1x £1,000 prize for the best essay on gastroenterology (including hepatology & pancreatology).

4x £1,500 prizes for medical students taking full-time science degrees in the UK focusing on gastroenterology (including hepatology & pancreatology).

2x £2,500 awards for UK-based F1/F2 doctors to facilitate prospective research in an area relevant to gastroenterology (including hepatology & pancreatology).

1x £1,000 award for UK-based primary and secondary care nurses working in gastroenterology (including hepatology & pancreatology) for initiatives that have improved patient care.

1x £1,000 award for UK-based dietitians working in gastroenterology (including hepatology & pancreatology) for initiatives that have improved patient care.

Up to £10,000 is available for UK-based gastroenterology SpR trainees who would like to conduct an audit or quality improvement project in any area of gastroenterology (including hepatology & pancreatology) or nutrition.

Find out more and apply