"LATE K.T .DHOLAKIA BEST PAPER AWARD"
Presentation (two awards)


Ranawat Orthopaedic Research Foundation invites two full papers related to Hip or Knee Arthroplasty for selection for the "LATE K.T . DHOLAKIA Best Paper Award". One paper will be for author less than Forty years of age, and one for author more than Forty years of age.

Instructions for complete paper submission
1. ELIGIBILITY
Age criteria as mentioned above ( Please indicate your date of birth). It is compulsory for you to register for the conference to be eligible for selection.

2. DECISION
The committee will scrutinize all the papers submitted and shall select only two papers for the award ( one for below 40 age group and one for above 40 age group) The decision of the committee regarding selection of the paper for the award will be final and binding.

3. AWARD
Only the author whose paper gets selected for the award will be given 8 minutes for the presentation of his paper during the conference at Mumbai on 05th January 2018. The award winner shall also get a special prize and certificate of merit.

4. FORMAT
The full paper must be sent as hard copies in MS word, (1 copy to be submitted by post) & one soft copy (to be submitted by e-mail).

5. CONTENTS OF FULL PAPER
i) Title
Title should indicate the nature of the study which should pertain to Hip or Knee Arthropalsty . Should include author's name with degree and designation.

ii) Introduction
Should state the nature, aims and purpose of the study .

iii) Materials and Methods
Should provide all the basic data and description of what was actually done and details of the research, clinical or experimental procedure.

iv) Results
Should contain the findings of the study with appropriate chart and tables.

v) Discussion and conclusion
Should be based on the findings and relate to the purpose of the study. Comparative analysis of your work with other studies in literature should be made.

vi) References
Should be included wherever relevant.

6. LAST DATE
Last date for receiving complete papers is 10th December 2017.

ADDRESS FOR SUBMITTING PAPERS
Dr. Parag Sancheti
Ranawat Orthopaedic Research Foundation
Sancheti Institute For Orthopaedics And Rehabilitation
16, Shivajinagar , Pune 411005.
Tel No. (020) 25536262/ 25536464, Fax. (020) 25530333
E-mail : parag@sanchetihospital.org