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Call for Manuscripts: Kappa Delta Awards/Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Clinical Research Award
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is soliciting manuscripts for the 2015 Kappa Delta Awards and the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF) Clinical Research Award. Up to two $20,000 Kappa Delta awards (Elizabeth Winston Lanier Award and Ann Doner Vaughan Award), one $20,000 Kappa Delta Young Investigator award, and one $20,000 OREF award will be bestowed, provided manuscripts of requisite quality are submitted.
Manuscripts should represent a large body of cohesive scientific work generally reflecting years of investigation. If the submission reflects a single project, it should be of high significance and impact. Manuscripts must be submitted by members (or candidate members) of the AAOS, ORS, Canadian Orthopaedic Association (COA), or Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS).
Submissions for the 2015 Kappa Delta and OREF Clinical Research Awards will be accepted in electronic format only. Please email a PDF of your entire submission to email@example.com no later than 11:59 PM CDT on July 1, 2014. Late submissions will not be considered.
PLEASE NOTE: The 2015 Kappa Delta and OREF Clinical Research Award winners will receive their award at the 2015 AAOS Annual Meeting (Las Vegas, NV, on March 25, 2015) and present their paper during the 2015 ORS Annual Meeting (Las Vegas, NV, March 28-31).
For All Research Awards:
• Manuscripts must be original and written specifically for this award.
• Authors should identify the award for which their manuscript is considered most appropriate on the first page of the application.
•Authors should indicate if the manuscript has been submitted previously, and, if any of the authors have previously won a Kappa Delta Award. Preference will be given to those researchers who have not previously won the award.
For the Kappa Delta and Kappa Delta Young Investigator Awards:
• Manuscripts should focus on the results of the author’s basic and/or clinical research that relates to the musculoskeletal system.
• The principal investigator submitting a manuscript for the Kappa Delta Young Investigator Award must be under 40 years of age or no more than seven years beyond training. The cover page should indicate the eligibility (statement of age or year training completed).
• Investigators submitting a manuscript for the Kappa Delta Young Investigator Award must include a letter of support from the laboratory director or department chair.
For the OREF Clinical Research Award:
• Manuscripts must involve clinical research related directly to musculoskeletal disease or injury.
• Basic science studies that involve human tissues will not be considered in this category.
Call for Submissions: Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease ‘First Look – Student Research’ Best Accepted Paper 2014 Contest
To enter, the ‘First look-Student Research’ Best Accepted Paper 2014 Contest ("Contest") visit the webpage at http://ees.elsevier.com/tmaid/ and submit your paper.
The Contest will begin on January 1st 2014 at 12.00 and end on the last day of 2014. There is no limit to the number of papers you may submit.
The Contest is open to all entrants who are eighteen (18) years of age or older, and full-time undergraduate students and part-and full-time graduate students enrolled in an accredited college or university at the time of entry. Employees of Elsevier Ltd. ("Sponsor"), its parent, subsidiary and affiliate companies, their advertising and promotional agencies, the immediate families of the foregoing employees and other persons residing in the household of such employees are not eligible to enter.
Submission of entry constitutes permission for Sponsor to use entrant's email address and other submitted information for purposes of marketing and promotion.
SELECTION OF WINNER.
There will be one (1) winner in 2014 selected by the Editor-in–Chief in consultation with other members of the Editorial board.
Their decisions are final.
The prize is £250.
The winner will be announced in January 2015 at www.travelmedicinejournal.com
Call for Nominations: Society for Hematopathology Berard-Dorfman Founders Award
We are pleased to announce that SH will begin accepting nominations for The Berard-Dorfman Founders Award. The award was established in 2013 to commemorate Drs. Costan W. Berard, and Ronald F. Dorfman, who co-founded the Society for Hematopathology (SH) in 1981.
Potential nominees would include:
• Young Investigator: A young investigator (10 years or less since fellowship training) demonstrating excellence in research (basic or translational) based on a body of work or best paper.
• Mid-Career to Senior Individual: Mid-career to senior individual who has demonstrated excellence in any or all areas of Hematopathology, including teaching, humanitarian contributions, and leadership.
Awards in one or both categories may be given on a yearly basis dependent upon the applicant pool.
• Any member of the SH may nominate a person
• The nominee should be a member in good standing of the SH
• Members currently serving on the SH EXCO or the Awards Committee are not eligible
• A nomination letter summarizing the award category and the nominee's contributions to hematopathology, curriculum vitae, and other supporting documents (additional letters of support, copies of publications, news releases, etc.) must be submitted to the awards committee ( Nilda.Barrett@ascp.org) for review no later than September 1 of the calendar year.
• Awards committee members will review the nominations and submit a rank order list to the SH Executive Committee (EXCO) by December 31. The EXCO will make the final selection.
The award(s) will be presented at the Sunday Scientific Symposium at the Annual Meeting of the United States and Canadian Association of Pathology. Each award will consist of a certificate and cash prize of $750.
Call for Submissions: Alcohol, Drug, and Tobacco Study Group of the Society for Medical Anthropology 2014 Graduate Student Paper Prize
Deadline: September 26, 2014 @ 5pm
The Alcohol, Drug, and Tobacco Study Group (ADTSG) of the Society for Medical Anthropology requests submissions for the best graduate student paper in the anthropology of alcohol, drugs, tobacco or similar substances. Qualifying submissions will be judged by a committee of ADTSG members. The author of the winning paper will receive a cash award of $100 and her or his name will be announced in Anthropology News and at the Society for Medical Anthropology awards ceremony at the American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting in November. Submissions from all anthropological sub-disciplines are encouraged.
• No more than 9,000 words
• Must be based on original fieldwork and data
• Must have been written in the past 12 months
• Primary or first author must be a graduate student
• Must be unpublished at the time of submission
• Originality of fieldwork and data
• Richness of substantive or evidentiary materials
• Clarity of anthropological methods
• Linkage of work to anthropological literature
• Effective use of theory and data
• Organization, quality of writing, and coherence of argument
• Contributions to anthropology of alcohol, drugs, tobacco or similar substances
• Please do not include your name or any identifying information in the paper itself
• Papers must be double spaced and in PDF format (please include page numbers)
• References should be formatted in the American Anthropologist style
• Please submit an electronic copy to Tazin Karim, chair of ADTSG at firstname.lastname@example.org
• Submissions must be received by 5:00PM EST, September 26, 2014 for full consideration
Questions may be directed to Tazin Karim at the above email address. We look forward to your submissions!
American Assembly for Men in Nursing Foundation Student Nurse Essay Contest
Closes on July 1, 2014.
Applicant must be a CURRENT Member of the AAMN.
Applicant must be a MALE pre-licensed student enrolled in a licensed nursing program leading to NCLEX-RN eligibility.
Applicant must have completed at least one Academic Term in nursing program.
500 word student esssay "Why I Chose Nursing as a Career."
MurseWorld Student Nurse Essay Contest
Closes on July 1, 2014
$500 Undergraduate Scholarships
Applicant must be a CURRENT Member of the American Assembly for Men in Nursing
500 word student esssay "Why I Chose Nursing as a Career."
Jadeh Marselis-Moore Student Nurse Essay Contest
$500 Undergraduate Scholarship
Applicant must be a CURRENT Member of the American Assembly for Men in Nursing.
Call for Submissions: Medical Economics Physician Writing Contest
Medical Economics is seeking writing entries from physicians on how they fought back against management challenges
Physicians and their practices are in a state of major change—from the struggle to remain economically viable under difficult economic conditions, to staying on top of new government mandates, and implementing and using electronic health records.
Medical Economics wants to help physicians compete and win against the multitude of management challenges facing physicians in 2014. That’s why we are introducing a new contest asking physicians to share their stories, strategies, and approaches to fighting a myriad of management challenges.
Entering is simple: Send us an 800- to 1,200-word essay on how your practice has fought management challenges. Up to five entrants will be notified in writing 60 days after the close of the contest and will receive $500 when accepted for publication in Medical Economics and/or on www.medicaleconomics.com (which is a part of the modernmedicine.com network). The editorial staff will judge, determine, and notify contest winners.
Some of the topics could include:
Solutions to falling revenue or innovating a workflow to save time, money, and/or see more patients
How to improve poor adherence and better engage patients in your practice.
Strategies to ease prior authorization headaches
Ancillary services that work in primary care
Team strategies that improve efficiency
Negotiating with payers
Implementing new technology
Submissions will be accepted until May 10, 2014.
How to enter
Contest details: With each submission, please include:
800-1,200 word essay
Contact e-mail, address, telephone number.
Writing guidelines: While we are asking to keep submissions from 800 to 1,200 words, please be as specific as possible with your recommendations. Remember, this contest is created to help physicians build successful practices, and the winning entries will offer enough detail to help your colleagues apply these winning principles to improve their practices.
Submissions can be sent to Medec@advanstar.com
Or by mail to:
Medical Economics Fighting Back Contest
24950 Country Club Blvd.
North Olmsted, OH 44070
Call for Submissions: ASSAY and Drug Development Technologies Postdoc Manuscript Award for 2014
ASSAY and Drug Development Technologies is proud to announce the First Annual Competition for the best Original Research paper by a postdoc from an accredited fellowship training program in any subspecialty related to the scope of our Journal. All current postdocs are encouraged to participate. The Award carries with it a $2,500 USD prize and a certificate of scholarly excellence issued by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers.
The submission deadline for all papers is June 2, 2014.
Manuscripts should be submitted through our online submission system and be accompanied by a letter from the training program director verifying that the principal author is a current trainee at the time of the submission and that this work was performed during the training period. The cover letter should include reference to your grant funding source as well as a statement from the trainee that they wish this manuscript to be entered into the fellow competition. Papers should follow all Journal manuscript submission requirements as stated in the instructions for authors. Manuscripts should be submitted under the “2014 Fellows Competition” manuscript type.
All manuscripts will undergo expert review and be considered for publication in our Journal. Accepted manuscripts will be published in a timely manner. Research manuscripts must not have been previously published in print or electronic format and must not have been submitted to any other journal during consideration. An award committee has been convened to make recommendations for the selection of the 2014 winner. The award will be announced in the March 2015 issue of ASSAY and Drug Development Technologies.
Papers will be judged on originality, science, presentation, grant support, and interest to our Journal readership.
For any additional questions or concerns regarding this competition, please contact Susan Jensen at email@example.com.
For further information about the Journal, please visit the ASSAY and Drug Development Technologies website.
We look forward to receiving your manuscripts and to your active participation in the Journal!
ASSAY and Drug Development Technologies is a peer-reviewed journal that delivers access to the techniques and tools that enable new advances in early-stage screening, and lead to therapeutic compounds for drug discovery and development. This authoritative, rapidly peer-reviewed journal features original papers, application-oriented technology reviews, and reports in methodology and technology application.
Call for Submissions: Anesthesiology Dental Student Essay Contest
Matriculated dental students and Post-doctoral/residents from the USA and Canada are invited to submit essays on any topic related to anesthesia in dentistry to the Anesthesiology Dental Student Essay Contest.
Clear and concise expression, logical thought and originality will be the main criteria for evaluation.
The first place winner in each contest will receive a certificate of recognition and a $1000 as well as travel and lodging expenses to cover attendance at that year's American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Annual Session. The second place winner receives a certificate of recognition and $500.
Digital manuscripts must be 5,000 words or less, and should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The author's name, mailing address and telephone number should appear on the cover page. The name and address of the entrant's school should appear on the cover page of the manuscript.
Deadline: December 1st of each year.