2021 FPM-Hippocrates Prize Readings: Open Commendations. Wed 11th August 9pm UK time

This session will be dedicated to readings by commended open poets in the 2021 FPM-Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine.

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9 pm - Start of online session on Zoom 

Introduction to the 2021 Hippocrates Prize
Michael Hulse and Donald Singer

2021 FPM-Hippocrates Open Commendation readers include

Vasiliki Albedo Kifisia, Athens, Greece


Kathryn Bevis  Winchester, England


Karen Jane Cannon   Sway, Lymington, England

A poem for my mother to make her drink water

Mark Fiddes  Dubai, UAE

Antibodies for kids

Mark Fiddes  Dubai, UAE

For the love of strangers

Kate Hendry  Edinburgh, Scotland

Breaking the News

Alison Love   London, England


Michelle Lovric  London, England


Palma McKeown  Motherwell, Scotland


Elisabeth Murawski  Alexandria, VA, USA


Robert Randolph  Carmichaels, Pennsylvania, USA

Shoreline of Light

Gillian Shearer  Alford, Aberdeen, Scotland

Thank You

Linda Snell Corsham, Wiltshire, England

Woman on Ventilator

Sarah Terkaoui  Twickenham, England

Daddy's Dying 

Sarah Terkaoui  Twickenham, England

My Father's Medicine

Tim Waller  London, England  


Sophia Wilson  Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Line of Sight

Mary-Patrice Woehling  Whitestone, NY, USA

Care-Giver Daughter 

Jamie Woods  Tircoed, Swansea, Wales

Ring the Bell

The Health Professional and Open Awards in the 2021 Hippocrates Prize are supported by medical society the Fellowship of Postgraduate Medicine

Link to order a copy of the 2021 Hippocrates Prize Anthology

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