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Overall winner named for 2020 RCP Turner-Warwick lectures

The overall winner of the 2020 Turner-Warwick lecturer scheme has been announced.

Our congratulations go to Dr Alexandra Phillips, 2020 Turner-Warwick lecturer for Wales, who was chosen by RCP president Professor Andrew Goddard as the overall winner of the 2020 scheme.

Dr Philips is an IMT1 and her lecture was titled ‘Using simulated medical on-calls to enhance preparation for foundation training’.

She said: ‘Winning the Turner-Warwick lecture for Wales has been a highlight of my career so far. It was a privilege to present my work alongside that of so many incredible physicians, researchers and educators.’

Find out more in the 2020 Turner-Warwick yearbook

You can read about all of our 2020 Turner-Warwick lecturers in our Turner-Warwick lectures yearbook! You'll find details about each winning regional lecture and comments from each lecturer on their experiences. The yearbook can be downloaded at the bottom of this webpage.

Apply now for 2021

The Turner-Warwick lecturer scheme provides a sense of pride, builds confidence and gives encouragement to trainees across the UK. The scheme not only underlines the value trainees bring to healthcare, but also fosters skills like public speaking and how to package information for diverse medical audiences.

Winning trainees will be able to present and discuss their lecture in a safe and friendly setting with a diverse audience of peers and senior colleagues. They will receive feedback on their work and presentation, including insight on how to improve going forward.

Trainee physicians at IMT, CMT, MTI, ACCS-AM or ST3-7 level (or equivalent) are invited to apply.