Medical Student Essay Competition 2017/18

Winner: Stefan Lam, 3rd year medical student, Barts and The London School of Medicine.

The SRT Committee are pleased to introduce ‘The SRT Medical Student Essay Competition’ for the very first time.

This prize is intended to encourage medical students to develop an interest in Clinical Radiology and enhance their experience of the specialty during their medical studies.

The title of the Essay Competition is:

Artificial Intelligence in Radiology – Friend or Foe?

Eligibilty: All UK medical students


  • Opens in February 2018.
  • Applicants must submit a 1500 word essay, including references and tables, along with the student’s full name, medical school and a supporting statement from the supervising Consultant Radiologist who can confirm that it is the original work of the applicant.
  • The SRT committee will judge the essays and the decision of the committee is final and binding.
  • The winner will be invited to attend the next SRT Annual Conference (a prize worth £150).
  • Applications should be sent to: by 13th April 2018.