Call for papers – Pedicon 2018



Call for “Free” & “Award” Papers

The Scientific Committee invites delegates who wish to give a presentation during the PEDICON 2018, the 55th National Conference of Indian Academy of Pediatrics, to be held from January 4 to 7, 2018 at Nagpur to submit the “Abstract” of their scientific studies.


Paper Category: Free Papers

The mode of presentation of free papers will be decided by the scrutinizing committee from amongst the abstracts received. Authors will be informed accordingly. The papers not taken for ‘Oral’ will be taken for ‘E-Poster’. The text of the ‘Abstract’ should contain not more than 250 words. It should be structured as far as possible in the following manner (Except Case Reports): (a) Introduction (b) Aims & Objectives (c) Material & Methods (including statistical methods where relevant) (d) Results (e) Conclusions.


Instructions:

  • » Abstracts can be submitted via Email: abstract4pedicon2018@gmail.com & centraloffice@iapindia.org
  • » The deadline for sending in abstracts is 30th September 2017. This deadline will be strictly observed.
  • » Abstract or full papers sent by hard copy will not be accepted.
  • » Please quote your Central IAP membership number. (mandatory)
  • » You must have acknowledgement / acceptance of the receipt of paper from Central IAP for the papers submitted by you.

Please mention the category of paper according to Sub-speciality given below:-


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ADOL Adolescent Pediatrics
CAR Cardiology
CP Community Pediatrics
ENDO Endocrinology
GE Gastroenterology
GENE Genetics
GD Growth & Development
HO Oncology–Hematology
ID Infectious Diseases
IC Intensive Care
NEO Neonatology
NEP Nephrology
NEU Neurology
NUT Nutrition
RESP Respiratory
RHE Rheumatology
MISC Miscellaneous

Research Papers are invited in the following categories of awards

(Mandatory; read the award rules before submission of your paper, which may be obtained from the central office on request. The papers not submitted as per award rules will be rejected.)

  • » Dr. James Flett Endowment Award (Two Prizes) for the best papers on “Social & Preventive Pediatrics”.
  • » Dr. S.T. Achar Endowment Award (one Prize) for the best paper on “Pediatrics”.
  • » Dr. S.S. Manchanda Neonatology Research Award (One Prize) for the best paper on “Neonatology”.
  • » Dr. V. Balagopal Raju Endowment Award (Two Prizes) for the best papers on “Child Health”.

Instructions:

  • » The hard copy of the SUMMARY as well as FULL paper in 4 (FOUR COPIES) should be submitted to India Academy of Pediatrics, Kamdhenu Business Bay, 5th Floor, Plot No. 51, Sector 1, Juinagar, (Near Juinagar Railway Station), Nerul, Navi Mumbai – 400706 (India) along with the declaration certificate as prescribed in the award rules.
  • » The SUMMARY should not be more than 250 words.
  • » The FULL award paper should be in the style of “Indian Pediatrics”.
  • » The title of the paper should be brief but adequately descriptive.
  • » The text of the summary should be structured as far as possible into the following manner (a) Introduction (b) Aims & Objectives (c) Materials & Methods (including statistical methods where relevant) (d) Results (e) Conclusions.
  • » The papers not accepted for award competition will not be presented in any other category.

The last date for submission of award papers at the Central IAP office (Hard Copy) is 30th September 2017


Publication of papers:

The papers that have been accepted for publication will be published in proceedings of PEDICON 2018. IAP holds all publication rights including copyright unless otherwise intimated to the authors by IAP in writing.

Hon. Secretary General, Indian Academy of Pediatrics, Kamdhenu Business Bay, 5th Floor, Plot No. 51, Sector 1, Juninagar, (Near Juinagar Railway Station),
Nerul, Navi Mumbai – 400706 (India)

Use following email ID and website only for Award Paper
Email: centraloffice@iapindia.orgWebsite: www.iapindia.org


Hon Surg Cmde Late Dr. Shantilal C. Sheth Oration at PEDICON 2018

Nominations of IAP members/Non-Members who have excelled in the field of “Child Health & Care” including, Community Pediatrics are invited by the Central IAP Office for award of Hon Surg Cmde Late Dr. Shantilal C. Sheth Oration at the Pedicon 2018 to be held from January 4-7, 2018 at Nagpur. The nomination should be duly proposed and seconded by the IAP Members giving one page justification for the nomination of the proposed person and should be submitted along with a detailed biodata of the nominee in SIX COPIES. The nominee should give a statement in writing along with the nomination, duly signed by the nominee, stating that he/she has read the rules for award of Hon Surg Cmde Late Dr. Shantilal C. Sheth Oration and that the decision of the committee appointment by the Executive Board of IAP for award of this nomination will be accepted by him/her as final and binding on him/her and shall not ask for disclosure of marks of any nominee and /or nominations of other nominees for the oration. The nomination without signed statement of the nominee shall be considered as invalid nomination. The last Date for submission of nominations is 30th September 2017.


For more details contact Central IAP on Email: centraloffice@iapindia.org