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AOSSM offers awards for reports of original research in the following categories:
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 email@example.com 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.