Best Paper & Poster Awards 2021
The ISSLS Best Paper and Special Poster competition, sponsored by Ono Pharmaceutical, is held during the Annual Meeting and adjudicated by the Program Committee.
This year’s competition was of a very high calibre, making it a difficult task for the judges.
Congratulations to this year’s winners. Full details of the winning papers and posters can be found here.
Want to become a member of ISSLS?
The membership application system has now opened. Please carefully review the criteria for becoming a member.
As a sponsoring member of an applicant, please familiarise yourself with the criteria for membership to ensure that the applicant being sponsored meets the minimum requirements listed on the web page.
Deadline for applications is September 1
Program book and abstract book now available
The program book and the abstract book for the ISSLS Annual Virtual meeting is now uploaded to our website. On this page you can view all program and abstract books from 2010 and forth.
Want to host the ISSLS meeting in 2025?
The ISSLS annual meeting for 2025 will be held in North America. If you are a member and wish to host the meeting somewhere in the USA/Canada, keep your eyes open. Further information about how to prepare a site proposal will be available here in September/October.
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@ucsf.edu for further assistance
All information about the meeting can be found on the link below
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
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.
The dates for the meeting are May 27 -31 2024
We look forward to seeing you in Milan in 2024!
Connecting us through Interaction Discussion & Debates!
The preliminary Scientific Program will soon be finalised and we’re working hard to get the structure just right. At a time of physical separation, it’s important to focus on our strengths to draw us closer: Interaction Discussion and Debate – just like our onsite meetings.
Save the dates:
May 31 to June 1: Committee Meetings
June 2 to June 4: Scientific Program
2021 ISSLS Prize Winners
Congratulations to this year's winners of the ISSLS Prize for Lumbar Spine Research. Professor Björn Rydevik, Chair of the ISSLS Prize Committee said that the Committee was impressed with the quality of this year's entries and that the competition was extremely strong.
The 2021 ISSLS Prize winners can be found here (Link to ISSLS Prize page
ISSLS Annual meeting 2021 goes virtual
Meeting dates are May 31 – June 4. The first two days are for committee meetings and the next three days are scientific
Planning for the program is currently underway and more details will be available soon.