Dr Nikhilesh Vaid, President Asian Pacific Orthodontic Society , announcing the APOS Trends awards at the APOS AGM in Taichung, Taiwan on Dec 5th 2015.Also in Pic : Dr Bryce Lee, Secretary General APOS and Dr Tanan Jaruprakorn, Vice President APOS.
"APOS Trends in Orthodontics", the official Journal of the Asian Pacific Orthodontic Society announced its awards at its AGM on the 5th of December 2015. Dr Nikhilesh Vaid, President & Editor in Chief of the APOS, said " The purpose of conceptualising awards for the journal was to encourage excellence amongst the authors submitting their work too the journal, and raise the bar on published literature from the region". The awards are named after past Executive Committee Members of APOS, to honour their contribution to the Society.
A three member team was the jury for the awards.They are Dr Keiji Moriyama,ECM of APOS from the JOS, Dr Tanan Jaruprakorn, Vice President :APOS and Dr Mubassar Fida, ECM of APOS from the PAO.The categories for the awards were Clinical Articles, Original Research Articles and Clinical Innovations/Pearls . The Editorial Board representatives Dr Nikhilesh Vaid, EIC, Dr Eric Liou,Executive Editor,APOS Trends and Dr Ameet Revankar, Assoc Editor APOS Trends nominated Dr Letizia Perillio(Italy)and Dr Gowri Shankar(India) as the Best Reviewers for the years 2013-15.
The award winners for articles published in 2013-14 are :