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List Of Medals in TNOA

S. No Name of Medal
1 TNOA Prof. M. Natarjan Medal for trauma
2 TNOA Prof. C. Vyageswarudu Medal for Orthopaedics
3 TNOA Propf. T.K.Shanmugasundaram Medql for Rural Cebntres
4 TNOA Propf. A. Subramaniam Medal for Basic EResearch
5 TNOA Porf. P. Dhanarajan Medal for Innovation in trauma
6 TNOA Prof. M. Ramanathan Medal for Consultantss
7 TNOA Prof. T.S.Xavier Medal f Hand
8 TNOA Prof. S. Rajasekaran Gold Medal for Spine
9 TNOA Prof. K. Sriram Gold Medal for Paediatric orthopaedics
10 TNOA Dr. David rajan Gold Medal for arthroscopy & sports medicine
11 TNOA Prof. Mayilvahanan Natarajan Gold Medal for orthopaedic oncology
12 TNOA Prof. B. Radhakrishnan Gold Medal for foot & ankle
13 TNOACON Gold Medal for Arthroplasty
14 TNOA Dr. Vidyashankar Best Poster Medal (Arthroplasty)

Rules and Regulations to submit Medal Papers in TNOACON

All the selected paper presenters should give consent for publication in official journal of TNOA – in the prescribed format (Tamilnadu Orthopaedic Journal & Journal of Orthopaedics and Joint Surgery)

 

1.TNOA Prof. M. Natarajan Medal for Trauma

  • Papers with good materials and with minimum of two years follow-up should be considered for inclusion.
  • Single case reports and papers with short follow-up should not be considered for the medal.
  • Presentations or studies which do not require follow-up can also be considered for inclusion. This has to be decided by the Scientific Committee, TNOA.
  • The presenting author should not have completed 35 years on the last day of submission of full paper.

2.TNOA Prof C. Vyageswaradu Medal for Orthopaedics

  • Papers with good materials and with minimum of two years follow-up should be considered for inclusion.
  • Single case reports and papers with short follow-up should not be considered for the medal.
  • Presentations or studies which do not require follow-up can also be considered for inclusion. This has to be decided by the Scientific Committee, TNOA.
  • The presenting author should not have completed 35 years on the last day of submission of full paper.

3.TNOA Prof. T. K. Shanmugasundaram Medal for Rural Centers

  • Only papers from rural centres without any teaching facility shall be considered.
  • Rural centre is classified as one which does not fall within the area of a corporation or in the area of a Medical College.
  • There is no age limit.

4.TNOA Prof. A. Subramaniam Medal for Basic Research in Orthopaedics

  • Papers must involve studies in cadaveric, bio-mechanical, microbiological, design fabrication of instruments and implants etc.
  • There is no age limit.

5.TNOA Prof. P. Dhanarajan Medal for Innovative or Adaptive Trauma Work

  • Papers must be on Innovative Trauma Work.
  • The author himself must present the paper.
  • There is no age limit.

6.TNOA Prof. M. Ramanathan Memorial Gold Medal for Consultants

  • The presentation should be an original work by the author himself.
  • The presentation should be made by the author himself.
  • He must have had a minimum experience of five years in the practice of orthopaedics after qualifying in Orthopaedics.
  • A minimum of 2 years follow up is essential before presentation of the scientific work. This criterion may not be applicable in certain studies which may not require a follow up. This is to be decided by the Scientific Committee, TNOA.
  • There is no age limit.

7.TNOA Prof. T. S. Xavier Medal for Hand Surgery

  • Scientific work in hand with atleast 2 years follow up may be included in the session.
  • Work not requiring a long follow up can be included for presentation by the Scientific Committee, TNOA.
  • There is no age limit.

8.TNOA Prof. S. Rajasekaran Gold Medal for Spine

  • No age limit.
  • Papers must be clinical & research materials of spine surgery with minimum of two years follow-up should be considered for inclusion.

9.TNOA Prof. K. Sriram Gold Medal for Paediatric Orthopaedics

  • No age limit.
  • Papers must be clinical & research materials of Paediatric orthopaedics with minimum of two years follow-up should be considered for inclusion.

10.TNOA Dr. David V Rajan Gold Medal for Arthroscopy & Sports medicine

  • No age limit.
  • Papers must be clinical & research materials of arthroscopy & sports medicine with minimum of two years follow-up should be considered for inclusion.

11.TNOA Prof. Mayilvahanan Natarajan Gold Medal for Orthopaedic Oncology

  • No age limit.
  • Papers must be clinical & research materials of Orthopaedic oncology with minimum of two years follow-up should be considered for inclusion.

12.TNOA Prof. B. Radhakrishnan Gold Medal for Foot & Ankle

  • No age limit.
  • Papers must be clinical & research materials of foot & ankle problems with minimum of two years follow-up should be considered for inclusion.

13.TNOACON Gold Medal for Arthroplasty

  • No age limit.
  • Papers must be clinical & research materials of arthroplasty with minimum of two years follow-up should be considered for inclusion.

14.TNOA Dr. Vidyashankar Best Poster Medal (Arthroplasty)

  • The best poster in Arthroplasty displayed in the Annual conference is awarded the TNOA Dr. Vidyashankar Best Poster Medal (Arthroplasty).

TNOA Medal Winners-2020

S.No Medal Winner
1 TNOA PROF. M. RAMANATHAN MEDAL Dr. Shyam Sundar, Ortho One Orthopaedic Specialiy Centre, Coimbatore
2 TNOA – PROF. T.K. SHANMUGASUNDARAM MEDAL Dr. Balakrishnan, Sri Balamurugan Center
3 TNOA PROF. T. XAVIER MEDAL Dr. J. Terrence Jose Jerome, Olympia Hospitals & Research Centre, Trichy
4 TNOA-PROF. C. VYAGESHWARADU MEDAL Dr. Jeeva / Apollo Hospitals, Chennai
5 TNOA-PROF. K. SRI RAM MEDAL PAEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS Dr. Abhishek Nandi, CMC, Vellore
6 TNOA- PROF. S. RAJASEKARAN MEDAL Dr. R. Rajesh, Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore
7 TNOA- PROF. A. SUBRAMANIAN MEDAL FOR BASIC RESEARCH IN ORTHOPAEDICS Dr. Sri VijayAnand K S, Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore
8 TNOA-PROF. M. NATARAJAN MEDAL FOR TRAUMA Dr. Hariprakash Lokku, PIMS , Madurai
9 TNOA – DR. VIDYA SHANKAR GOLD MEDAL FOR ARTHROPLASTY POSTER Dr. Soundar Rajan. D, Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore
10 TNOA- DR. DAVID V RAJAN MEDAL – ARTHROSCOPY & SPORTS MEDICINE Dr. Ramkanth Rajagopalakrishnan,Ganga Hospital,Coimbatore
11 TNOA ERODE ORTHO CLUB GOLD MEDAL FOR GENERAL POSTER Dr. M. Vijaya Kumar, Ortho One Hospital, Coimbatore
12 TNOACON-SUBSPECIALTY MEDAL – ARTHROPLASTY Dr. Rahul George, CMC, Vellore
13 TNOACON-SUB SPECIALTY MEDAL – ONCOLOGY Dr. Govindaraju. M, MMC-RGGGH-Chennai
14 TNOACON- SUB SPECIALTY MEDAL PAPER– FOOT AND ANKLE Dr. Dharani Kumar.P.S, Ganga Medical Center, Coimbatore
15 BEST PUBLICATION GOLD MEDAL – TNOA JOURNAL Dr. C. Arun kamal, Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore
16 TNOA KMC ORTHO PQ QUIZ MEDAL WINNER: Sri Ramachandra Medical College – Dr V Vignesh & Dr MI Rayez Ahmed
16a. TNOA KMC ORTHO PQ QUIZ MEDAL RUNNER: Tirunelveli Medical College – Dr Paul Ramshankar & Dr J Ganesh Shankar
17 TNOA – Prof R. Ramakrishnan Gold medal for Best Post graduate Dr. M. Vignesh, Madras Medical College, Chennai
18 TNOA- DR. K.R. VENKATESHWAR PG TRAVELLING FELLOWSHIP Dr. RanjithamT P, Devadoss Hospitals, Madurai
19 BEST ZONAL CLUB AWARDS METRO: Winner: Coimbatore Orthopaedic Society
19a. BEST ZONAL CLUB AWARDS NON METRO: Winner: Nellai Ortho Club