Otto Aufranc, MD
John Charnley, MD
Frank Stinchfield, MD
SUBMISSION IS NOW OPEN FOR 2017
The Hip Society is inviting submissions in consideration for its annual Scientific Awards. The deadline to submit is December 1, 2016. Full manuscripts are to be submitted through Clinical Orthopaedic and Related Research (CORR) at https://www.editorialmanager.com/corr (CORR guidelines must be followed and CORR policies shall apply.)
These awards are named after individuals who have made outstanding contributions to reconstructive surgery of the hip and will be based on the criteria that follow:
The Otto Aufranc and John Charnley Awards: Papers submitted in these categories are to be based on innovative research, either clinical or basic, encompassing important advances in the management of hip disorders.
The Frank Stinchfield Award: This prize is given to a resident or fellow in training who submits an outstanding contribution concerning hip problems.
TO BE CONSIDERED, submitted manuscripts must:
• Highlight quality basic science or clinical research specifically related to the hip joint;
• Be completely original work, and not be published in part or in whole,
in any print publication or electronic media platform;
• Be blinded;
• Be in publishable format.
Any or all of these awards are granted at the discretion of the Education Committee of The Hip Society. The presenting author of each winning Award Paper will receive a $2,000 honorarium and a commemorative certificate. His or her co-authors will receive certificates. Award paper presentations will take place during The Hip Society/AAHKS Winter (Open) Meeting on March 18, 2017, in San Diego, CA (at the AAOS 2017 Annual Meeting).
Contact The Hip Society at 1 (847) 698-1638 or email firstname.lastname@example.org