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Wellcome Image Awards

Wellcome Image Awards

Coinciding with the University of Cambridge Science Festival, the Wellcome Image Awards celebrates creative and captivating images , bringing to life a wealth of scientific and medical discovery. 

The awards are an opportunity to showcase images that capture the wonder of science. From clinical photography tp illustration, these striking images form the 13th Wellcome Image Awards and recognise the most informative and technically excellent range of the Wellcome Images collection. 

The winner's are chosen by a panel of expert judges from Science Research and Communication, including the National Institute of Medical Research, the BBC, Focus Magazine and the Guardian Newspaper. 

A collaboration with the Koch Institute of Intergrative Cancer Care at Massachusetts Institute of Technology has brought images from their groundbreaking research into the collection. 

Wellcome Images is one of the world's leading sources of images of medicine and history ranging from Ancient Civilisation to Contemporary healthcare. 


There will be a private view on Thursday 20th March at 5.00 pm. Followed by a talk by the Wellcome Trust at 7.00pm. 

Event Details
Date: Saturday 15th - Saturday 29th March 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Venue: The Ruskin Gallery, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge UK
Postcode: CB1 1PT
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There is no booking required as this is a free exhibition, all you have to do is pop in! 

Over 180,000 images are avaliable on the Wellcome Images Website. 

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