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2014 BMA Medical Book and Patient Information Awards ceremony

Dr Hilary Cass, President of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health was the guest of honour at the BMA Medical Book Awards at a reception at BMA House on Monday 22 September 2014.

670 books were entered to the BMA Medical Book Awards this year and 20 first prizes were awarded, as well as special awards for best illustrated book, best student textbook, the Board of Science Chair’s choice and for a book that popularises science.

Download the Book Awards ceremony programme

Download the Patient Information Awards ceremony programme



Would you like to keep memories of the ceremony?

You can view photographs taken at the awards ceremony at the BMA Library flickr page.

If you wish a higher definition copy of photographs taken at the ceremony, please email us.


Photos from the 2014 ceremony


More information on the awards

Enter the 2015 awards

Two copies of each book should be sent to the BMA address given at the end of the online form by 31 January 2015. You will need to open and read the conditions of entry. 

Books should have been published in 2014 or before the end of January 2015.  

Email any comments or enquiries to: info.bkawards

Borrow award-winning books from the Library

You can now borrow copies of all of the Book Competition prize winning books in person or via our postal loans service

Browse the list on our online catalogue

Got a query about borrowing any of these titles?

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