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Edward L. KeyesEdward L. Keyes Resident Contest for Outstanding Case Reports

Named in memory of Edward L. Keyes (1843 – 1924), a New York dermatologist who invented the cutaneous punch, known as the Keyes punch.

 

2017

12th World Congress of the International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology
May 4-6, 2017, Bengaluru, India
Abstract deadline: January 10, 2017

To be awarded for the best Case Report submitted by a physician in training (resident, fellow, or registrar) for presentation at the 12th World Congress of the International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology in Bengaluru, India, May 4-6, 2017.

We invite you to submit original Case Reports that reflect the presentation of new ideas and original observations to the Academy membership and other attendees of the Congress. The case may be medical, surgical, or cosmetic (or combined) in nature.

The author, whose abstract receives the highest score during the review process, will be awarded a scholarship by the IACD to present the full paper at the 12th World Congress of the International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology in Bengaluru, India, May 4-6, 2017.  The scholarship will provide reasonable travel expenses, lodging for 3 nights, the Congress registration fee, and a basic spending stipend.

Abstracts should be submitted via email to vrosic@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu before noon, CDT,  January 10, 2017, and should be no longer than 2,500 characters including spacing. Material that was previously presented, published, or submitted for publication should not be offered. Applications will be graded based upon the educational value of the abstract and the extent to which it presents new and significant work.  The Review Committee strongly recommends that abstracts have an organized, coherent, well-thought-out, and complete presentation.  Please note that no paper submitted for consideration will be eligible if it has already been or is in consideration for publication elsewhere at any time prior to the meeting.  The winner(s) agree to publish their outstanding case report(s) in SKINmed: Dermatology for the Clinician, an official publication of the International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology.  By submitting your paper for consideration, you give SKINmed: Dermatology for the Clinician first-rights of refusal for publication through December 31st, 2017.  The applicant must be in training at the time of the Congress presentation.

All applicants will receive e-mail notice of the Resident Case Report Review Committee’s decision by February 5, 2017.

Vesna Petronic-RosicSincerely,

Vesna Petronic-Rosic, MD, MSc
Chair, Resident Contest Committee
Associate Professor and Interim Chief
The University of Chicago
Section of Dermatology
Tel: +1.773.702.6559
vrosic@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu

Previous Edward L. Keyes Prize paper winner
Year Winner Title of Winning Paper
2015 Vinay Keshavamurthy, MD – Chandigarh, India Grotesque face secondary to immunotherapy: Cure circumvallating to curse
2015 Donald Warren, MD – Austin, TX, USA Facial blanching after cosmetic botulinum toxin injection case series
2013 Dominique C. Pichard, MD – Washington DC, USA Zinc deficiency disorders among extremely premature infants
2013 Navid Ezra, MD – Indianapolis, IN Localized scleroderma treated with ablative fractional laser therapy and injectable fillers
2012 Razvigor Darlenski, MD, PhD – Sofia, Bulgaria Hair extension – novel “source” of a well-known contact allergen
2012 Edidiong Kaminska, MD – Chicago, IL, USA Combining field therapies with sequential topical 5-fluorouracil followed by 5-aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy for actinic keratoses