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The dates for the 2025 meeting in Atlanta, GA, USA is now decided

The dates for the 2025 meeting in Atlanta, GA, USA is now decided

We are pleased to inform you that the dates are decided for the meeting in Atlanta
Date: May 12-16, 2025
Venue: The Westin Buckhead hotel in Atlanta

ISSLS Prize Winners 2023

Congratulations to the winners of the 2023 ISSLS Prize. Professor Helena Brisby (Chair) and the members of the ISSLS Prize Committee were once again impressed by the high quality of the submissions this year. The winning papers will be published in the European Spine Journal, along with the other accepted papers submitted for the 2023 ISSLS Prize. Full details of this year’s winners can be found here.

The 2023 ISSLS Clinical Science Research Grant, sponsored by Medtronic, is now open for applications.

Closing date: February 28, 2023 (23:59/11:59pm Hawaii time)

Full details on how to apply can be found here

2023 ISSLS Clinical Travelling Fellowship – sponsored by Nippon Zoki

The 2023 ISSLS Clinical Travelling Fellowship, sponsored by Nippon Zoki, is now open for applications.

Closing date: February 28, 2023 (23:59/11:59pm Hawaii time)

Full details on how to apply can be found here

2023 ISSLS Young Investigator Travel Grant – sponsored by Nippon Zoki

Closing date: January 15, 2023 (23:59/11:59pm Hawaii time)

Full details on how to apply can be found here

Spineweek 2023 – Abstract submission is now closed

Spineweek 2023 – Abstract submission is now closed

The abstracts submission system is now closed. Abstracts received after the deadline will not be considered.
For information about the meeting please visit https://www.spineweek.org/

NoticeBoard

NoticeBoard

Visit our NoticeBoard to find more information about:

  • Post-doctoral Research Fellow (project manager) position
  • Data Science Research Fellow position
  • Spine Phenotypes – Edited by Dino Samartzis, Jaro Karppinen and Frances M.K. Williams
  • How High is Up? The 2022 ISSLS Spinal Treatment Outcomes Survey and Recommendations for the Future
  • Talking Back – How to Overcome Chronic Back Pain by Rowland Hazard

ISSLS Basic Science Research Grant – sponsored by Kaken Pharmaceutical Co Ltd and Seikagaku Corporation

The 2023 ISSLS Basic Science Research Grant, sponsored by Kaken Pharmaceutical Co Ltd and Seikagaku Corporation, is now open for applications.

Closing date: February 28, 2023 (23:59/11:59pm Hawaii time)

Full details on how to apply can be found here

Professor Kiyoshi Kaneda 1936-2022

Professor Kiyoshi Kaneda 1936-2022

Professor Kiyoshi Kaneda passed away on October 9, 2022, at the age of 86 years. He was a member of ISSLS since 1981, and attended the annual meeting every year. He was President of ISSLS in 1996-1997, and received the ISSLS Wiltse Lifetime Achievement Award in 2004. Read his full obituary by Masahiro Kanayama here

How High is Up?

Read the editorialHow High is Up? The 2022 ISSLS Spinal Treatment Outcomes Survey and Recommendations for the Future by Rowland Hazard, published in Spine (October, 2022).

Sponsors

With sincere appreciation, the International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine thanks the following companies for their sponsorship of the 48th ISSLS Annual Meeting in Boston, USA