Held on 12th January, 2020 in New Delhi

The Indian Obstetrics and Gynaecology (IOG) Dr. Stya Paul Awards 2019 was highly appreciated by the distinguished guests and audience including doctors, researchers and other dignitaries. Many media houses and publications covered this grand event.

An oration lecture on "Generative Soil for Fertile Seed" was delivered by Dr. Hugh S Taylor, Anita O’ Keefe Young Professor of Women’s Health and Chair of the Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Science, at the Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut. Dr. Taylor is past president of the Society for Reproductive Investigation and will be President of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine in 2021.

Awards for the Best Original Study, Best Review Article and Best Case Report of the year were announced- acknowledging authors of the IOG Journal, based on the peer review comprising both National and International Editorial Team Members. Moreover, six new awards were given - reflecting our broad perspective and diversity of our objective, with cross-divisional and institutional representation. For these new awards, an independent esteemed Jury was formed for selecting the Awardees.

The award function was held to commemorate the life of Late Dr. Stya Paul - an eminent industrialist, educationist, philanthropist and freedom fighter who provided the foundation and inspiration for the emergence of the Apeejay Stya Group.