Student Essay Competition
The Patient Support Group runs a student essay competition, where medical students are invited to submit essays relating to Oesophageal & Gastric Cancer.
For the 2017 Student Essay Competition, six entries were shortlisted.
The winning entry was "Do my genes fit? An overview into how the understanding of the genomics of gastric cancer can affect the different treatments received" by Jamie D'Costa
Second place went to "Oesophageal cancer surgery in 20 years: will robotics and augmented reality lead the way?" by Samuel Hutchinson
Congratulations to all six shortlisted entries which can all be read by clicking on the links below:
"Oesophageal cancer surgery in 20 years: will robotics and augmented reality lead the way?" - Samuel Hutchinson Second Prize
"The European Way: The History of Stomach Cancer Surgery" - Daniah Thomas Shortlisted
"The journey of oesophageal cancer: treatment options for controlling symptoms" - Gita Lingam Shortlisted