Submit a nomination for the James Spence Medal

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The James Spence Medal is the highest honour awarded by the RCPCH, and is awarded for outstanding contributions to the advancement of knowledge and understanding in paediatrics and child health.

Please submit your nomination without the nominee's knowledge. Nominations for the James Spence Medal can only be proposed and seconded by RCPCH members (any category).

The closing date for 2025 nominations is 17:00 on Friday 26 July 2024. 

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We will only use the data you have provided to us on this form to process the nomination. If the nominee is successful and they accept the award, their citation and name will be published on our annual conference programme and agenda. Winners of the James Spence Medal will also be published on our website.

We do not publish nominator personal data externally; this information is only for internal use to process the application. We will only ever use and retain your personal data in accordance with UK Data Protection legislation.

For full details about what we do with your personal and to find out more about your data protection rights, please read our privacy notice..

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