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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Apply for membership of the ISSLS

Want to become a member of the ISSLS? Now the new on-line membership application form is available. Apply for membership >>

Submit an abstract to the ISSLS meeting in San Francisco, June 8-12, 2015
Deadline is November 15. Abstract submission>>

Nominate members to the Nominating Committee. Deadline November 15.
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