Who is eligible to enter?young

Physicians, scientists & researchers born in 1981 or thereafter  

What is this competition all about?

The Scientific Committee of the 3rd World Congress on Controversies, Debates & Consensus in Bone, Muscle & Joint Diseases invites young scientists and researchers to submit their work and to join the Young Scientist Award competition.


The Best Abstract winner will receive free registration, and the abstract will be presented as an oral presentation.


Wow! How do I enter?

It’s very simple. Submit your abstract via the Congress website no later than January 20, 2015 and indicate that you would like to join the ‘Young Scientist Award’ competition.

You must include your date of birth during the registration process in order to enter the competition.

You will be eligible to join the competition if your abstract is selected as one of the best abstracts and you have already paid full registration fee. If your abstract is selected, your full registration fees will be refunded. 

Great! So what are the guidelines for submitting?
  • Submitters must be born in 1981 or after. Please remember to indicate date of birth in the appropriate place on the online registration form
  • Submitters must be the first author of the abstract
  • Submitters must register and pay registration fees
  • Attendance at the Congress by the winner is mandatory in order to receive and collect the award
  • Winners who cancel for any reason (whether or not registration fees have been paid), will not be entitled to collect their award
  • Only the winner can claim their award on site at the Congress
  • Submit the abstract online: http://www.congressmed.com/bmjd2015/index.php/scientific/abstracts


Note that abstracts sent by email or fax will automatically be rejected.


Don’t wait until the deadline. 
Early submission increases your chance to win.