Herbert Bower Memorial Prize in Psychiatry Of Old Age

Study level
Graduate Coursework
Category
Prize
Study Area
Psychiatry
Origin
Multiple donations
Fund source
Perpetual Trust (UOM)
Fund basis

UTR6.72.238

About

Donor: An appeal in memory of Dr Herbert Michael Bower MBBS (1947), GDPsychMed (1953). Dr Bower innovative moves into psychogeriatrics, and maintained an interest in geriatric psychiatry. He was also a psychiatric consultant for the German government in relation to the assessment of Victorian holocaust survivors for restitution.

Benefits

$237

Eligibility

Awarded to the student who is regarded by all the members of the viva examining panel as having given the best answer to the Psychiatry of Old Age prize question in the RAPP prize exam.

Selection

Eligible students will be invited to participate in their fourth year.

Application

This prize is awarded as part of the RAPP prize viva exam. Eligible students will be invited to participate in their fourth year based on their Aged Care rotation results.

Enquiries

Please contact mms-postgrad@unimelb.edu.au.

Scholarship Management

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

School

Medical School