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RCoA Maurice P Hudson Prize

Dr Maurice Hudson was a consultant anaesthetist in London, took the DA in 1936, was awarded the FFARCS in 1948 and had a particular interest in dental anaesthesia. The Hudson Harness was one of his innovations.

The late Dr Maurice Hudson's daughter generously donated money to the College in memory of her father for an annual prize for the best paper on his favourite subject; resuscitation.

The criteria has now been extended and the prize will be awarded to the anaesthetic or intensive care trainee who is the principal author of the best paper relating to the management of acutely ill patients published, or accepted for publication, in a peer reviewed journal. A prize of £500 is available this year.

Please note that only one article may be submitted per applicant.


How To Apply

If you are such a trainee and would like to apply for the prize and have published an article or had an article accepted for publication since 1 August 2017, please submit your published article, a copy of your CV and a covering letter by email to the NIAA Coordinator, Ms Pamela Hines, by the stated closing date. It is no longer required to submit a hard copy application in the post. Please also email if you have any queries about this Prize.

Application closing date: 5pm, Friday 7 September 2018


Previous Awards

Click here for information on previously successful applicants.