Yvonne Carter Award 2016 now open for applications

An annual award of £1000 is offered to support the international development of promising researchers in primary care. It is intended to enable the award winner to have the opportunity to develop international networks and partnerships by meeting and collaborating with researchers in other countries or attending and presenting work at an international research meeting.

Professor Yvonne Carter CBE was an outstanding and inspirational leader who had a remarkable impact on academic general practice and this award was instituted to commemorate her outstanding contribution to primary care research.

The annual Yvonne Carter Award for Outstanding New Researcher, presented jointly by the RCGP and the Society for Academic Primary Care (SAPC) recognises the contributions of earlier career researchers in advancing the discipline of academic primary care through research.

Deadlines for application 31st January 2016

The annual call for this RCGP-SAPC award has now opened.  Full details of eligibility and how to apply can be found on the RCGP website.