Medicine Unboxed Creative Prize

Poet Tiffany Atkinson has won the inaugural Medicine Unboxed Creative Prize worth £10,000.

Atkinson was previously winner of the Academi International Poetry Competition and her first collection 'Kink and Particle' was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation and winner of the Jerwood Aldeburgh First Collection Prize. Her winning entry responds to the experiences of patients and visitors in hospital. The other shortlisted artists were:

Agnes Davis (poet and screenwriter)
Helen Ivory (poet)
Pascale Petit (poet)
Eduardo Miranda (composer and researcher)
Ravi Thornton (cross-media artist)
Victoria Hume (songwriter/performer)