2020 Hippocrates Prize Awards

The winners in the 2020 Hippocrates were announced by the judges during the second Poems to Live for live-streamed session on Friday 15th May. 

Hear the winning and commended poets in the 2020 Hippocrates Prize


2020 FPM-Hippocrates Health Professional awards

First Prize

First Do No Harm
Judith Wozniak   Fareham, Hampshire, England

Joint Second Prize

The Untouchable
Oona Chantrell    London England

A Laying On Of Hands In the OR 
Lauren Fields    New York City, United States

Joint Third Prize

By Virtue of the Merits of her Son
Patrick Toland    Belfast, Co. Down, N Ireland

Second Opinion
Judith Wozniak   Fareham, Hampshire, England


2020 FPM-Hippocrates Open Shortlist 

First Prize

People Scare Me Because
Sarah James  Droitwich, Worcestershire, EnglandJoint Second Prize

After your procedure
Clare Best    Woodbridge, Suffolk, England

Fighting the Minotaur
Ian Colin  London, England

Joint Third Prize

It's Time We Found A Different Metaphor
Rosie Jackson    Trudoxhill, Frome, Somerset, England 

 A letter from Dr Parkinson’s discovery 
John Mills  Stone, Staffordshire, England


2020 Hippocrates Young Poets Prize

Bright-body
Cynthia Lu    Belmont, Massachusetts USA

Shortlisted Young Poets

All the Places We've Been
Katherine Vandermel   Bergen County, New Jersey USA

Blur
Katherine Vandermel   Closter, New Jersey USA

Endoscopy results in room #1
Rachel Brooks  Trumbull, Connecticut, USA

Obituary of a Lost Girl   
Sarah Eliana Nachimson, Los Angeles, California, USA

Pink Milk
Sabrina Guo  Oyster Bay, New York, USA






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