ORS will hold 51st annual meeting in Washington, D.C.
The Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) will hold its 51st annual meeting in Washington, D.C., Feb. 20-23, 2005 at the Washington Convention Center. Late online registration for the ORS meeting will be available until Feb. 15 at www.ors.org.
A one-day grant writing workshop on Saturday, Feb. 19, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., will help new investigators prepare for their first grant applications. A mock study section will give investigators firsthand experience with National Institutes of Health peer review. The workshop will begin with introductory remarks from National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases representatives, and discussions of each of the components of a R01 proposal, from both basic science and clinical research vantage points, ending with the correct interpretation of a pink sheet. Sign up for the workshop at the ORS Web site, www.ors.org.