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Welcome to the International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine, bringing together individuals from across the globe for the purpose of research and clinical study into the lumbar spine. ISSLS serves as a forum for the exchange of information of both an investigative and clinical nature relating to low-back pain and disability.

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  • Want to host the ISSLS meeting in 2025?
    Want to host the ISSLS meeting in 2025?

    The ISSLS annual meeting for 2025 is decided to be held in North America. If you are a member and wishes to host this meeting somewhere in North America/Canada, keep your eyes open for further information coming in autumn on how to prepare a site proposal.

  • Recordings from the meeting now available
    Recordings from the meeting now available

    If you were registered for the ISSLS Annual Virtual meeting you should by now have received the link to be able to  view all the recordings from all sessions during the meeting.

    If you did not received an e-mail or cannot find it please contact Philina Lim for further assistance

    All information about the meeting can be found on the link below

  • Want to access the meeting pages?
    Want to access the meeting pages?

    If you are registered for the meeting you should by now have received a “Know before you go” with all information on how to get access to all information about the meeting.

    If you have not received this please contact Philina Lim directly and she and her team will get back to you.

    Not registered yet? Please do so here https://isslsvirtual.ucsf.edu/registration

  • NoticeBoard
    NoticeBoard

    Visit our NoticeBoard to find more information about:

    • Postdoctoral Research Fellow position at the Schulthess Clinic in Zurich
    • Rowland Hazard’s new book Talking Back – How to Overcome Chronic Back Pain
    • Low-Back Pain Research Opportunity to Enhance Diversity
    • Spine Phenotypes – Edited by Dino Samartzis, Jaro Karppinen and Frances M.K. Williams. Coming in late 2021
  • Our meeting website is open
    Our meeting website is open

    Visit our meeting website for information about the program, presentations and registration and sponsorship opportunities.

    Please note our new deadline April 15 (instead of April 1) which will allow your more time to prepare your presentations.

    For all information about the ISSLS Virtual Annual meeting please visit:  https://isslsvirtual.ucsf.edu/

  • ISSLS Annual meeting in 2024
    ISSLS Annual meeting in 2024

    It is with great pleasure we can inform you that the ISSLS members voted yes hold to the 2024 annual meeting in Milan.

    More information will come soon regarding dates for the meeting.
    We look forward to seeing you in Milan in 2024!

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  • Join us at the ISSLS Virtual Annual Meeting in 2021

    This meeting will be somewhat different than the in-person meetings we usually have but hopefully will still be a great meeting with many interesting scientific presentations.

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  • ISSLS 2022 Annual Meeting to be held at Boston, USA

    The ISSLS Annual Meeting 2022 will be held from May 9 - 13, 2022 in Boston. Local hosts are James Kang and Andrew Schoenfeld

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  • Spineweek 2023 ISSLS 47th Annual Meeting

    The Spineweek meeting in 2020 in Melbourne, Australia that was postponed due to the pandemic will instead be held in 2023 website

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Sponsors

With sincere appreciation the International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine thanks the following companies for their support of the 47th ISSLS Annual Meeting.