Sexual Medicine Society of North America, Inc.

Essay Prizes

SMSNA is pleased to announce the fourth annual competition for trainees: Essays in Sexual Medicine and Surgery.

Clinical trainees in medicine, surgery and psychology are eligible (residents, fellows, medical students, graduate students, nursing students and PA students). Three prizes of $1500 will be awarded for best essay. The prize categories are: Best Male Sexual Health (clinical, surgical, imaging, research), Best Female Sexual Health (clinical, surgical, imaging, research) and Best Case Report in Sexual Health. Manuscripts should also be submitted as abstracts for presentation or poster to the 2017 SMSNA Annual Fall Scientific Meeting (abstract submission not required for individual case report) .

Please note that all manuscripts will be reviewed anonymously. Therefore the first page of the manuscript must contain only the title of the study and no author or contact information should be provided. No information revealing the authors or submitting institutions should be present in the manuscript, which will be sent to reviewers. Any manuscript not submitted electronically or which contain identifying information will not be considered for an essay prize.

Your email must include:

  • Manuscript Title
  • Authors
  • Contact Information

Manuscripts should be sent, as a full paper following the rules of publication on the Journal of Sexual Medicine (JSM) to the Essay Prize Review Committee. The winners will be announced at the 2017 SMSNA Annual Fall Scientific Meeting in Scottsdale, AZ. You are encouraged to send your manuscript to the Journal of Sexual Medicine (JSM) for peer review.

Deadline: Please submit your manuscript via by midnight September 1, 2017


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