2018 CGG Essay Prize

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2018 CGG Essay Prize

CGG Essay Prize

This Summer we launch the CGG essay prize. All medical students,  junior doctors (including genetic SpRs), genetic counsellor and clinical scientist trainees are invited to write an essay of no more than 2500 words on the topic:




Will artificial intelligence eventually replace cancer geneticists? 


Essays to be submitted by 1st September 2018, by email to   ksnape@sgul.ac.uk


Winners will be announced in four categories:


- Medical students 

- Junior doctors (any training grade from FY1 to ST8)

- Genetic counsellor trainees

- Clinical scientist trainees 


First prize in each category will be £75 Amazon Vouchers - with an additional £25 bonus vouchers awarded to the overall winner chosen across categories 

Runner up in each category will receive a large pat on the back and some CV brownie points

All winning and runner up essays will be published in full on the UKCGG website

Please spread the word to your trainees and students!


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