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OFFICERS 2022/2023

Tim Yoon

PRESIDENT

Tim Yoon
USA

Jeff Lotz, MD, PhD

SECRETARY

Jeff Lotz, MD, PhD
USA

Scott Blumenthal

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Scott Blumenthal
USA

Helena Brisby, MD, PhD

SECOND PAST PRESIDENT

Helena Brisby, MD, PhD
Gothenburg, Sweden

Kazuhiro Chiba

FIRST VICE PRESIDENT

Kazuhiro Chiba
Japan

Peter Robertson

SECOND VICE PRESIDENT

Peter Robertson
New Zealand

Dino Samartzis

TREASURER

Dino Samartzis
USA

Daisuke Sakai

SECRETARY ELECT

Daisuke Sakai
Japan

REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVES 2022/2023

Africa Mohamed Mossaad (2022-2025)
Asia/Pacific Arnold Wong (2021-2024)
Canada Lisbet Haglund (2022-2025)
Europe Stefan Dudli (2022-2025)
United Kingdom Alison McGregor (2020-2023)
Japan Koji Akeda (2022-2025)
Eastern U.S. Kristin Archer (2020-2023)
Central U.S. Alejandro Orias (2022-2025)
Western U.S. Jeannie Bailey (2021-2024)

COMMITTEES 2022/2023

ISSLS Prize Committee 2022/2023

Helena Brisby – Chair
Tim Yoon – President
Kazuhiro Chiba – First Vice President
Scott Blumenthal – Immediate Past President
Jeffrey Lotz – Secretary
Kazuhisa Takahashi

ISSLS Program Committee

Paul Hodges, Chair (Outgoing 2023)
Dawn Elliott
Frances Williams

ISSLS Membership Committee

Masahiro Kanayama, Chair (Outgoing 2023)
Anne Mannion
Aaron Fields

Fellowship Committee

Bradley Weiner, Chair (Outgoing 2023)
Miho Sekiguchi
Fabio Galbusera

Lifetime Achievement Committee

Jeffrey Lotz – Secretary (Chair)
Tim Yoon – President
Scott Blumenthal – Immediate Past President
Hans-Joachim Wilke – Member (2020-2023)
Robert Fraser – Former Winner (2022-2025)
Jeremy Fairbank – Former Winner (2022-2025)

ISSLS Research Grant Committee

Jeffrey Lotz – Secretary (Chair)
Tim Yoon – President
Kazuhiro Chiba – 1st Vice President
Peter Robertson – 2nd Vice President
Scientific Representatives

Nominating Committee 2021/2022

Helena Brisby – Immediate Past President (Chair)
Jeffrey Lotz (Secretary)
Three new members to be nominated

Scientific Representatives

Christy Tomkins-Lane, Chair (Outgoing 2023)
Hiroshi Hashizume
Karin Wuertz

You will find information about past Officers and Committees here.

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

ISSLS thanks the following exhibitors for their support at the 48th Annual Meeting in Boston, USA