Stephen Fry Award for Excellence in Public Engagement and Research

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


The Stephen Fry Awards for Excellence in Public Engagement recognise the work of outstanding staff and students. The awards highlight people and projects that engage a wider audience, and the benefits this brings to society.
Gil Martin was part of a group of five who established FIRST (Fatality Investigation and Review Studies), a project that redesigned multi-agency case reviews of child deaths, proposing a new national model, Ruby Reviews. The project organised several Ruby Reviews and produced analysis to inform measures to reduce future incidents.


  • Stephen Fry
  • Child death
  • Ruby Review
  • Child Protection
  • Scotland