AWARDS

The following prizes are awarded and are judged as follows:

BACKCARE MEDAL:

(AWARDED A MEDAL AND A CERTIFICATE)

Chosen by the Executive Committee from the top 10 scoring papers submitted the

previous year.

PRESIDENT’S AWARD:

(AWARDED A CHEQUE FOR £150 AND A CERTIFICATE)

Judged by the past, present and future Presidents and awarded for the best podium

presentation.

SECRETARY’S AWARD:

(AWARDED A CHEQUE FOR £100 AND A CERTIFICATE)

Judged by the past, present and future Secretaries and awarded for the best special

poster presentation.

LOCAL ORGANISER’S AWARD:

(AWARDED A CHEQUE FOR £100 AND A CERTIFICATE)

Judged by the local organisers and awarded for the best contribution to the theme of

the meeting (podium, special poster or poster).

NEW INVESTIGATOR’S AWARD:

(SPONSORED BY DISCS - AWARDED A CHEQUE FOR £100 AND A CERTIFICATE)

Judged by the DISCS representative and the past, present and future Presidents and

awarded for the best presentation in the New Investigator Session