Trainee abstract competition

The Med+ abstract competition offers trainees an opportunity to showcase their research to healthcare professionals from around the globe.

This year, we accepted entries on the following topics:

Health services and policy


Research – clinical and translational

Education, training and medical professionalism

Quality improvement and patient safety / audit

Sustainability in health

Case reports

workforce development and wellbeing

Digital health and innovation


Best poster category

Winner: Avraneel Talapatra. A review of the process of eating and drinking with acknowledged risks (EDAR) in a district general hospital: a 3-cycle quality improvement project

Runner up: Apurva Ashok. Incidence, clinical features, management and outcomes of ANCA-associated vasculitis in pregnancy – a systematic literature review

Best presentation category

Winner: Christy Varghese. Exploring the experiences of widening participation (wp) and non-wp students in medical school: a qualitative study

Runner up: Nirali Desai. The investigation and management of adrenal incidentalomas at Guy's and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust

View the shortlisted posters and abstracts below.