Posts Tagged ‘Awards’

BAPAM Shipley-Rudge Research & Education Bursaries 2016

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016


BAPAM Shipley-Rudge Awards are designed to facilitate research networks and grow the Performing Arts Medicine knowledge base through enabling practitioners and students associated with BAPAM to attend relevant conferences and meetings, as well as to promote BAPAM and the MSc in Performing Arts Medicine at UCL.


The Scheme is available to BAPAM assessing clinicians, staff, registered practitioners, students enrolled in UCL MSc in Performing Arts Medicine and student members of the BAPAM Student Advocate Scheme. Applicants must be actively involved in research and education initiatives relevant to performer health. Priority is given to applicants who have not received previous support.

Application process and conditions

Grants are awarded towards expenses as follows:

– Conference registration fees
– Travel costs
– Accommodation
– Resource preparation (graphics/printing)

The maximum amount awarded is £400 although exceptional situations may be considered. The exact amount awarded is agreed in advance.

Award recipients are expected to network and highlight BAPAM’s work when attending events, including via social media, promote the link with the UCL Performing Arts Medicine MSc, and to produce a brief report suitable for the BAPAM News blog or Journal.

To apply please contact BAPAM Chief Executive, Dr Deborah Charnock We’ll send you more detailed guidance about the information we need and the application and decision making process. Decisions are generally made within 10 working days.


Two prizes (each £200) are awarded annually to students completing the MSc: one for the highest mark for the research project, and one for the highest mark overall. Where possible, recipients are invited to attend a BAPAM training day to receive the award and deliver a presentation on their MSc research.

Justin Howse IADMS Lifetime Service Award

Monday, March 14th, 2011

BAPAM would like to extend our congratulations to Mr Justin Howse on his receipt of a Lifetime Service Award from the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science!


Lifetime Service Award

Mr A.J.G (Justin) Howse


In honor of your exemplary service to dancers
and your outstanding contributions to
dance medicine and dance science


Justin Howse is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, former BAPAM Trustee and Senior Physician with vast experience within the performing arts especially concerning dance. He has contributed to numerous publications and is co-author of the book Dance Technique & Injury Prevention, now in its 4th edition.

Justin has lectured worldwide on dance injuries.  He was also Orthopaedic Consultant to The Royal Ballet School, The English National Ballet (company and school), The Royal Academy of Dancing and the Royal Society of Musicians amongst others. He is now retired and travels as much as his hectic schedule allows.