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Combined Royal Colleges

Established by The Society in 1958, in collaboration with the Royal College of Physicians of London, the Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.  In 2018 the original Colleges were joined by the Royal Colleges of Psychiatrists and Opthalmologists.

The Combined Royal Colleges Medal is awarded for an outstanding contribution to the advancement and/or application of medical photography or the wider field of medical imaging.


2023 Dr Claire Walsh, David Walsh and Dr Daniyal

2022 Not awarded

2021 Douglas Anderson

2020 Pankaj Chandak

2019 Professor Reza Razavi

2018 Professor Kev Dhaliwal and Professor Mark Bradley

2017 Dr Andrew Bastawrous

2016 Professor Caroline Wilkinson

2015 Dr Gavriel J Iddan D.Sc.

2014 Emeritus Professor Adolf Friedrich Fercher

2013 Professor Anders Persson MD, PhD

2012 Micrima and The University of Bristol Microwave Imaging Group

2011 Northumbria Healthcare and Northumbria University Arts Partnership

2010 Spike Walker

2009 Catherine Draycott

2008 Professor Francis Ring ASIS FRPS

2007 Nancy Durrell McKenna

2006 Professor John Priestley

2005 Simon Brown

1987 Professor Richard Morton

1977 Robin Williams FRPS

1973 Mr J A Faxfield-Fozzard FRPS

1963 Not given

1962 Dr C T Dollery

1960 Dr David S Ruhe and M Jacques Vulmiere

1959 R J Lunnon ARPS

1958 Charles Engel FRPS