New England Orthopedic Society

NEOS 2023 Spring Meeting

Friday - Sunday, June 2-4, 2023

at Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club, Brewster, MA

Kilfoyle Awards - Call for Abstracts

Submission deadline is Monday, May 1, 2023

Dear Colleagues,

The New England Orthopedic Society will award $1,000 for the best original scientific paper prepared by a Medical Student, Resident or Fellow, and presented at the 2023 Spring Meeting. Second and third places will be awarded $500 and $250, respectively. Abstracts must be based on unpublished original work but might have been submitted to other meetings or journals (not presented). Authors of accepted abstracts might be required to submit an extended abstract or manuscript.

Presenting authors of accepted abstracts (1 per abstract) will receive:

  • One (1) room-night accommodation at Ocean Edge Resort (**)
  • One (1) dinner at the Ocean Edge Resort (**)

(**) date will be determined based on presentation schedule

Submission guidelines

  • Please submit a 300-350 words PDF or Word version of your abstract via email to our Administrator at 
  • Must include introduction, objective, methodology, results and conclusion. 
  • Please indicate one of the following categories:
    • Basic Science
    • Database/ Survey based Research
    • Clinical Research
  • Max of two (2) submissions per main author
  • Research must include a New England or New York based author and/or institution.


  • Monday, May 1st, 2023: Abstract submission deadline.
  • Friday, May 19th, 2023: Acceptance/Rejection letters will be sent via email.


  • Registration is available at 2023 Spring Meeting (free for Med Students, Residents and Fellows).

With warm regards,

Executive Committee
New England Orthopedic Society

P.O. Box 549127. Waltham, MA 02454-9127.
Phone: 781-434-7314 | Email:

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