2022 Hippocrates Prize Readings and Awards. Monday 30th May 8.30pm UK time

Announcement of winners in the 2022 Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine: Young Poet, Health Professional and Open awards

About this event

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The winners in the 2022 Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine will be announced online by a live broadcast on Zoom from 8.30 pm to 10pm UK time on Monday 30th May 2022.

Click here for the link for the 2022 Hippocrates Awards Event.

The event is free however, if you are happy to do so, please make a donation on the ticket page to our designated charity - Save the Children.

Judges for the 2022 FPM-Hippocrates Prize Open and Health Professional awards are American poet Jeffrey Harrison, British medical researcher Professor Peter Barnes FRS and BBC newsreader, writer and actor Zeb Soanes. European/American author and poet Ellen Hinsey is judge for the Hippocrates Young Poets’ Prize.

8.30 pm UK time - Start of online session on Zoom

1. Introduction to the 2022 Hippocrates Prize Awards

Michael Hulse and Donald Singer

2. Reading by judge Jeffrey Harrison

8.50 pm UK time

3. The 2022 Hippocrates Young Poet Prize for Poetry and Medicine

Remarks by the judge - Ellen Hinsey

Readings by shortlisted poets

Announcement of the winner of the 2021 Hippocrates Young Poet Prize

Supported by healthy heart charity the Cardiovascular Research Trust

~9.10 pm UK time

4. The 2022 FPM-Hippocrates Health Professional Awards

Remarks on behalf of the judges by Professor Peter Barnes FRS

Readings by shortlisted poets

Announcement of the winners

Supported by medical society the Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine

~9.35pm UK time

5. The 2022 FPM-Hippocrates Open Awards

Remarks on behalf of the judges by Zeb Soanes

Readings by shortlisted poets

Announcement of the winners

Supported by medical society the Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine

~9.30 pm UK time

6. Launch of the 2022 Hippocrates Prize Anthology

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