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Darren Stefanyshyn
12-01-1998, 10:50 AM
NOVEL Award for Foot Biomechanics

The International Society of Biomechanics (ISB) has received an award offer
of US$10,000 from NOVEL GmbH for a competition to attract outstanding papers
in the area of Foot Biomechanics. The award will be presented at the XVIIth
ISB Congress in Calgary, August 1999 and the first author of the winning
paper will present the NOVEL Invited Lecture at the Congress.

Abstracts are solicited for this competition with the call for papers for
the XVIIth ISB Congress. Any scientist may submit an abstract for the award,
including non-ISB members. From the abstracts submitted for this
competition, 6 abstracts are selected and nominated for the award. The
authors of the 6 selected abstracts will be requested to submit a
full-length 20-25 page double-spaced paper. The paper must describe a study
related to foot biomechanics. A blind review of entries will be conducted by
a jury of senior members of the ISB who are experts in foot biomechanics.

Individuals must include a cover letter with their abstract submission
clearly indicating they would like to be considered for the Novel Award.

Time schedule
Submission of abstract to Congress Office: January 31, 1999 (deadline)
Notification of the nomination: March 24, 1999
Submission of full manuscripts to jury chairman: April 24, 1999 (deadline)
Decision and notification: May 15, 1999
Presentation of the Award: August 13, 1999

Additional information about the award and the XVIIth ISB Congress can be
obtained from the Congress website.


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