Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine

The Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine is pleased to be able to offer a range of prizes and awards specifically for Fellows and trainees of the ​chapter. These are funded by donations from the membership and income from the ASM.

Penelope Lowe Prize

The RACP awards the Penelope Lowe Prize to the Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine (AChSHM) trainee with the best case presentation at the AChSHM Annual Scientific Meeting.

The Penelope Lowe Prize is named in memory of Dr Penelope Lowe, FAChSHM and former Chapter Trainee Representative, who passed away in 2010. 

The Jan Edwards Prize

The Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine awards the Jan Edwards Prize for a proffered paper of high standard, presented orally by a registered Chapter Trainee at the annual Australasian Sexual Health Conference

The Jan Edwards Prize was named in honour of the long serving Executive Secretary of the previous Australasian College of Sexual Health Physicians (ACSHP). 

AChSHM Awards for Outstanding Contribution to the Discipline of Sexual Health Medicine

The Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine (AChSHM) formally recognises the outstanding contributions made by Fellows of the AChSHM through biennial awards which are offered alternately in one of the following categories:

  • Outstanding Overall Contribution to the Discipline of Sexual Health Medicine
  • Outstanding Contribution to Education and Training
  • Outstanding Contribution to Research

 The 2017 AChSHM Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Discipline of Sexual Health Medicine is now open for nominations.

RACP Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine Research Entry Scholarship

The Scholarship is made available by funds provided by the Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine. This award is financed from funds from the Fellows and trainees of the Chapter through donations.

The online application form and the Award Terms and Conditions for this Scholarship can be found under the Award Category. 

If you would like to donate to the AChSHM fund to support research and education, please contact the RACP Foundation at foundation@racp.edu.au

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