Foundation for the Sociology of Health and Illness Book Prize

The Foundation for the Sociology of Health and Illness (FSHI) Book Prize of £1,000 is awarded annually each September to the author(s) or editor(s) of the book making the most significant contribution to medical sociology/sociology of health and illness and having been published over the three years preceding 1st January of the year in which the award is made.

2024 Nominations

The Foundation for the Sociology of Health and Illness (FSHI) Book Prize is now accepting nominations for the 2024 award. Please consult the FSHI Book Prize Rules before making nominations. Nominations must be submitted using the FSHI Nomination Form. Nominations and three copies of the nominated books must be received in the BSA Office by Friday, 29 March 2024.

2023 Winner

We are delighted to announce the winner of the 2023 FSHI Book Prize:

Cover image of Reconsidering Patient Centred Care.

Alison Pilnick
Reconsidering Patient Centred Care: Between Autonomy and Abandonment
Emerald Publishing Limited

Previous Winners