AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

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AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

Conley Contest Winners

The winning essay in the 2017 John Conley Ethics Essay Contest for Medical Students is:

First Prize

First Prize - $5,000

Matthew Traylor
Rutgers University, New Jersey
Should Family Be Permitted in a Trauma Bay?

The winner of the 2017 Conley Art of Medicine Contest for Medical Students is:

First Prize

Jason Bitterman
Florida Atlantic University
The Crisis in Our Neighborhood


Past winning essays and honorable mentions