Joseph Black Medal and Alan Hird Prize

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The Alan Hird Prize was founded in 1950 by an anonymous donor in memory of Alan J Hird, BSc, MB, ChB, MRCP, formerly Lecturer in the Practice of Medicine. In 1975 it was agreed that the Joseph Black Medal in Medicine should be awarded in conjunction with the Alan Hird Prize. They are awarded annually on the recommendation of the Regius Professor of Medicine and Therapeutics on the basis of the Final Professional Examination in Medicine (including Child Health).


Joseph Black Medal and Alan Hird Prize
Award Type: Medals and Prizes
Year Founded: 1950
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Record last updated: 31st Jul 2007

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