Our Mission

The purpose of The International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine, a non-profit organization founded in 1974, is to bring together those individuals throughout the world, who, by their contributions and activities both in the area of research and clinical study, have, or are indicating interest in the lumbar spine in health and in disease.

Its further purpose is to serve as a forum for the exchange of information of both an investigative and clinical nature which relates to low back pain and disability.

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Abstract submissions

Deadline for abstract submissions for the ISSLS Annual Meeting in Athens, Greece May 29-June 2, 2017 is November 15. The on-line submission system will open in mid-September.  


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