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  • Research Awards

    AOSSM offers awards for reports of original research in the following categories:


    The Cabaud Memorial Award

    This award is given to the best paper submitted concerning hard or soft tissue biology, in-vitro research, laboratory or "bench-type" research, or in-vivo animal research.


    The O'Donoghue Award

    This award is given to the best overall paper which deals with clinical based research or human in-vivo research.


    The Excellence in Research Award

    This award is given to the best paper submitted in any category to the Awards Committee with a primary author under the age of 40 at the time of the Annual Meeting.


    Each award consists of:

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    Please submit your blinded manuscript submission, a listing of all authors and institutional affiliations, and a cover letter as three separate PDFs to Kevin M. Boyer, MPH, at by November 2, 2015. Manuscripts may be considered in more than one category so please indicate which award(s) you would like to be considered for.