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Student poster, abstracts and creative prizes - AMH Conference

The winners for both the creative prizes and also the poster prizes will be announced on site at the hybrid event on Wed 14th September. Check below the shortlist for the student creative prizes!

Fevers, Frets, and Futures: uncertainty and new ecologies for post-Covid healthcare

Association for Medical Humanities (AMH) Annual international conference 2022, in collaboration with the IAS, UCL
 

13th – 16th September 2022 (1.30 – 6.30pm each day)

University College London and the AMH (Hybrid event)

 

Shortlist for the student creative prizes

 

Visual art 2D and 3D prize

  • Blythe Cheung - Slade School of Fine Art
  • Elora Kadir - Slade School of Fine Art
  • Yuhan Xiao - Slade School of Fine Art
  • Kate Frost - Imperial College London
  • Megan Roby - University of Exeter

 

Creative writing prize

  • Al Mahdin Ornob Mia - St George's University of London
  • Alexandra Zalokosta - King's College London
  • Amrita Heer - Queen Mary University of London
  • Charlotte Taylor - University of Exeter
  • Erez Solomon - Columbia University
  • Harsha Sinhah - University of Exeter

 

Performance, Movement, Audio prize

  • Funa Ye - Slade School of Fine Art
  • Blythe Cheung and Ivan Kashdan - Slade School of Fine Art
  • David Warren - Leicester Medical School
  • Harriet Flashman - University of Exeter
  • Harsha Sinhah - University of Exeter 

 

The winners for both the creative prizes and also the poster prizes (which don't have a shortlist) will be announced on site at the hybrid event on Wed 14th and given out by Dr Jennifer Patterson (AMH President) and Prof Anthony Costello (Professor of Global Health and Sustainable Development, UCL, co-chair of the international Lancet Countdown for Climate Action and Health).


 

Association for Medical Humanities Student Poster and creative prizes

To support the work of new scholars in the field, each year the AMH awards a number of student prizes each worth £50 at its discretion from among submissions to the annual conference. Please see the conference website for further details of this year’s theme ‘Fevers, Frets, and Futures’. Students are invited to enter their independently researched sole-authored/created or collaborative work, in any of the following categories:

  • Best Postgraduate (including PhD) research poster/abstract prize
  • Best Undergraduate research poster/abstract prize
  • 2D and 3D Visual arts prize: eg photography, painting, drawing, sculpture etc.
  • Performance/Movement/Audio prize: eg film, performance, dance, music etc.
  • Creative writing prize : eg short story, poetry or other form of writing practice

To enter

please email your abstract or submission to student@amh.ac.uk by 11.59pm on Sunday 7th August (BST)

Submissions should include:

  • Posters: A 250-word abstract, 4 keywords, and a 50-word biography (posters will be judged on site the day, Wed 14th September, from all accepted posters, when the winner will be announced). You will need to send a PDF of your finished poster by 01.09.22.
  • 2D and 3D Visual arts: Up to 5 images with a title, medium, date, brief description of up to 250 words for a series or up to 50 words per individual image, 4 keywords, and a 50-word biography.
  • Performance and movement: title, medium, brief description of up to 250-words, 4 keywords, link to the site of performance or video (up to 10 mins) and a 50-word biography.
  • Creative writing: Title, abstract, the work/extract from the work (up to 1,000 words) and a 50-word biography.

Please indicate which strand you are applying to in the subject line. Submissions must conform to the conference theme of Fevers, Frets, and Futures: uncertainty and new ecologies for post-Covid healthcare. Winners will be expected to write a blog about their work for publication on www.amh.ac.uk