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Congratulations to the winners of the 2022 ISSLS Young Investigator Travel Grant.

Congratulations Tamanna Rahman, Junho Song, Noah Bonnheim, Patrick Thornley, Pravesh Gadjradj, Samuel Rudisill, Harold Salmons, Nishank Mehta, Avani Vaishnav, Dilip Chand Raja Soundararajan

The ISSLS Young Investigator Travel Grant of $US1,000, assists young researchers and clinicians with registration, travel and accommodation costs associated with attending the ISSLS Annual Meeting. 

Eligibility criteria:

  •  Must not be a member of ISSLS;
  •  Must not have previously attended an in-person ISSLS Annual Meeting;
  • Must be submitting abstract as the presenting/first author;
  • Must be a graduate student; or be four years post-qualification; if an independent researcher, be under the age of 40;
  • Must attend and present abstract at the Annual Meeting for which the abstract is submitted.

Sponsorship needed

We are currently seeking future funding for this important award, which assists young researchers to attend the ISSLS Annual Meetings. If you would like to sponsor a young investigator, please contact

For earlier awards, please follow this link.


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