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The ISSLS Prize for Lumbar Spine Research: sponsored by European Spine Journal

The ISSLS Prize program, sponsored by European Spine Journal, comprises three prizes of $20,000 US dollars each. Prize winning papers can be in basic science, in bioengineering science and in clinical science. The aim of the ISSLS Prize is to encourage lumbar spine research. The deadline for submission is October 31, 2017

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ISSLS Wiltse Lifetime Achievement Award

The ISSLS gives out a yearly award for exceptional achievement in the spinal field. Deadline for nomination is February 1, 2018.

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NEW! ISSLS Research Grant Sponsored by Taisho Pharmaceutical

We are pleased to announce a new research grant, the ISSLS Research Grant which is sponosored by Taisho Toyama Pharmaceuticals for $20,000. The purpose with the award is to promote research in the lumbar spine. The research proposal can be in either basic science, biomechanics, or clinical field. The principal investigator must be a current ISSLS member. Deadline is February 28, 2017

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 ISSLS Clinical Travelling Fellowship: Sponsored by Seoul Chuk Hospital

ISSLS is pleased to announce a call for applications for its Clinical Travelling Fellowship. We would like to invite junior faculty members (in practice less than 10 years) from any country or part of the world to apply. Application will be judged based on merit and qualifications, with an emphasis placed on scholarly activities and clinical experience.
Deadline for submission is February 28, 2018

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