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OREF Clinical Research Award


RFA Release Date - 04/08/2024      LOI Deadline - N/A       Deadline - 07/01/2024

Award Details

The OREF Clinical Research Award recognizes outstanding clinical research related directly to musculoskeletal disease or injury. Winners will be recognized at the 2025 AAOS Annual Meeting and the Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) Annual meeting.

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  • Lead author must be a member (or candidate member) of the AAOS, ORS, Canadian Orthopaedic Association (COA) or Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS).
  • Manuscripts should be original and 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.
  • Submissions will be accepted in electronic format only and must follow the stated guidelines to be considered for this award. Visit the AAOS website for submission guidelines and instructions.
  • Please note that you may request that your manuscript be considered for BOTH the OREF award and the Kappa Delta awards, which are also listed on the submission form. Please be sure to check the box for the OREF Clinical Research Award.


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