Royal Society of Medicine Elliotson Hypnosis Prize

  • Posted on: 30 January 2018
  • By: Dr Emma
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Royal Society of Medicine Hypnosis Section Prize

Are you a Hypnosis Trainee? Would you like to start your career with a Distinguished Prize Award ?

I am pleased to inform you that the Hypnosis and Psychosomatic Medicine Section of the Royal Society of Medicine's first ever Essay Prize for Trainee's is now open for applicants!

Entrants are invited to submit an essay of no more than 1500 words in response to the following question:

Hypnosis - a complementary therapy or a clinical tool? Discuss


Prize: Three successful applicants will then be selected to present at the Section's prize evening on Monday 30 April 2018 for a chance to win the prize.

  • 1st: £200 and RSM certificate
  • 2nd: £100 and RSM certificate
  • 3rd: £50 and RSM certificate

Open to: Trainees in hypnosis (those who are undertaking a training course, and those who are within one year of completing their course), and whom are either:

  • Clinical trainees in medicine, dentistry nursing or psychological fields
  • Students enrolled in related graduate academic courses
  • Qualified in medicine, dentistry nursing or those in psychological fields

The prize including entry criteria and application procedure can be found here:

Registration is also open for the Inaugural Elliotson Prize and Lecture event on Monday 30 April 2018. The full programme can be found here:

Get your submissions in early. So looking forward to seeing the entrants essay and efforts and the Prize night should be great fun.


Dr Emma Rae Rhead
Medical Hypnotherapist
Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine

Hypnotherapy Harley Street London, Hypnotherapy Chester, Hypnotherapy Cheshire