Friday, July 17, 2015
2015 David R. Cox Prize for Rare Compassion
Essay Contest for First and Second Year Medical Students
In partnership with Global Genes, Student Advocates for Neglected Diseases (STAND) presents the Second Annual David R. Cox Prize for Rare Compassion, recognizing the inspiring essays of student doctors who, like Dr. Cox, have most identified with and understood a rare or neglected patient community they have become close to.
Selected submissions will be considered for publication online or in print, and winning authors will additionally receive a certificate and the following cash prizes:
First - $1,500
Second - $1,000
Third - $500
Essays must be submitted online by August 10, 2015. Click here for more information.