Dear Colleagues,

The Indian Orthopaedic Research Group takes great pleasure in announcing the First IORG Certificate Course in Research Methodology. This will be a Basic Course on Thesis writing and Journal Publication to be held in City of Pune on 21st August 2011 at hotel Deccan Royale.

The members of IORG Core Committee and Orthopaedic Surgeons experienced in Research and research methodology will be speaking on various topics starting from basics of thesis selection and execution to conversion of thesis into a successful Journal Publication.

The IORG Basic Research Course in Thesis Writing and Journal Publication aims at providing:

  • Vital research principles & tools to students to perform a scientific research & write a quality thesis.
  • Complete information regarding the standard university format with guidelines on selection of a thesis topic
  • Step by step guidance through detailed sessions for critical aspects of thesis including introduction, review of literature, material methods, results and discussion.
  • A brief overview of essential knowledge of statistics
  • Guidelines for creating a Journal manuscript from thesis and getting it published
  • A unique opportunity to discuss the thesis of every participant and get individual queries resolved under expert guidance by working in small groups

Registration forms are available online and we have organized for a door step pick up service for registration form and course fees.

The event is being organized by Indian Orthopaedic Research Group along with Pune orthopaedic Society and Sancheti Institute for Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation.

Looking forward for an encouraging response and Please hurry as the seats are limited.

Thanking You

With Sincere Regards

Indian Orthopaedic Research Group


 Structure of the Workshop

09:30 am to 10:00 am        Arrival and registration, handing over workshop kit / folder

10:00 am to 10:15 am        Welcome, setting workshop objectives and introduction of speakers

10:15 am to 10:30 am        Format of a Standard Thesis - Dr Qaed Dhariwal

10:30 am to 10:45 am        Selecting an Appropriate topic - Dr Surendra Patil

10:45 am to 11:00 am        Practical guideline for a Thesis Project - Dr Qaed Dhariwal

11:00 am to 11:20 am        Data Collection - Dr Gautam Shetty

11:20 am to 11:35 am        Tea Break 

11:35 am to 11: 50 am       Writing a good Introduction - Dr Ashok Shyam

11:55 am to 12:15 pm        Aims /Objectives & Materials & methods: Dr Gautam Shetty

12: 20 pm to 12:40 pm       Review of Literature - Dr Ashok Shyam

12:45 pm to 1:15 pm          Lunch Break

01:15 pm to 1:40 pm          Basic Statistics & Writing the Results - Dr Ashok Shyam

1:40 pm to 2.00 pm             Discussion Writing - Dr Gautam Shetty

02:00 pm to 2.15 pm          Formatting and arranging references - Dr Surendra Patil

2:15 pm to 2:45 pm            Converting your thesis into a Publication - Dr Ashok Shyam

02.45 pm to 03.00 pm        Tea break

03.00 pm to 04.00 pm        Practical Workshop–facilitated by all the faculty members

Discussion in small groups for individual participant’s thesis

04:00 pm to 04:15 pm         Review, conclusion and handing over certificates



Download the Registration form: CLICK HERE