1. Best State Chapter Paper : One Best Paper selected by the State Chapter will be accepted in this category. Endorsement from the State Chapter on its authenticity is needed. 2. Best Research Paper : Fundamental / Clinical research on any subject related to surgery is acceptable in this category. 3. Best Paper : Any original work done is acceptable in this category. 4. Dr C Palanivelu Best Post graduate Paper : Open only to bonafide PG students. 5. Dr C Palanivelu Best Video : Open to members below 40 years only. 6. Poster Session : will be done as e-posters only (All single case reports will be included in this category)
These categories are competitive in nature and are open to trainees and young surgeons below 40 years. First Five positions in all categories carry certificate of merit from ASI.
Knowledge and work of any member can be shared in non-competitive way in the following categories. All presenters will get a certificate of presentation from ASI. 1. Free Paper Session: Open to all 2. Faculty Papers: Open to Faculty only, Certificate from Head of Institute is needed. 3. Innovations: Any new innovations developed can be included in this category.
Format for abstract of the paper: 1. Title in all capitals. 2. Should contain less than 300 words. 3. The abstract must contain AIMS & OBJECTIVES, METHODS, and RESULTS & CONCLUSION. 4. Comments like "Results will be discussed" will not be accepted.
General Instructions: 1. Last date for receipt of Abstracts is 30th September, 2017. 2. The presenting author should be a member of ASI. 3. Not more than 2 papers will be accepted from the same presenter. 4. Scientific Committee reserves the right to assign the paper to any session it deems fit. 5. Proof of Registration of the presenter in ASICON 2017 is a must for accepting any paper. 6. There should be a declaration by the presenter that the work is carried out by her/him and the team if any and has not been presented or published by her/him earlier. 7. There should be a covering letter mentioning the category to which the presenter wishes the paper to be included.
1. The received papers will be acknowledged immediately by the office and if there is any deficiency, the same will be intimated. 2. Only those papers received with full specifications alone will be considered. 3. The Selection committee has the right to shift the Paper into any category based on the merit of the paper and decision of the committee shall be final. 4. Once the Selection process is completed the Presenters of all the accepted papers will be intimated into which category the paper is assigned, its format, rules and regulations.