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 2016 John Conley Ethics Essay Contest for Medical Students is:

First Prize - $5,000

Micah Johnson
Harvard Medical School, Boston
Do Physicians Have an Ethical Duty to Repair Relationships with So-Called “Difficult” Patients?


Past winning essays and honorable mentions