The BIR Dr Pafulla Kumar Ganguli Award is made to a BJR|case reports author of the best original case report published in BJR|case reports during the previous calendar year.
The award is generously funded from a legacy left to the BIR by Dr Ganguli, who died on 5th April 2009.
Dr Ganguli was a member of the BIR for more than 50 years, first joining in 1953. He moved to East Glamorgan General Hospital (now the Royal Glamorgan) in January 1962 and he was an active member of the Welsh branch.
The 2017 winner of this award is Dr Liam Kavanagh, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital of Ireland, for his exciting case report published in BJR|case reports on “Symptomatic synovial herniation pit—MRI appearances pre and post treatment”.
- Award is for £250 and a certificate
- The prize is open to both BIR members and non-members
- The recipient is expected to give a BJR-badged talk at a suitable meeting
- This awards are all made on recommendation from the Publications Committee and recipients are nominated by the Publications Committee and Editorial Board of the BJR.
This award is made on the recommendation of the Publications Committee and recipients are nominated by the Publications Committee and Editorial Board of the BJR.
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