BIOM NARRATIVE MEDICINE ESSAY CONTEST
NO ENTRY FEE.
The Bureau of International Osteopathic Medicine (BIOM) at the American Osteopathic Association is proud to announce its inaugural narrative medicine essay competition. Narrative medicine is a form of creative nonfiction that reflects on the lived experience of illness, healing, and clinical care.
BIOM invites submissions of narrative medicine essays focused on global health or an international experience of healthcare.
BIOM will award $750 for the first-prize winner, $500 for second prize, and a single award of $1500 grand prize across all competition plus public presentation at the annual BIOM International Seminar in Philadelphia, PA, in October 2017.
This competition is only open to students and recent graduates (medical residents) of American colleges of osteopathic medicine.
Deadline September 5, 2017.