For more information and/or questions, please contact:

Scoliosis Research Society
555 E. Wells Street, Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Phone: 414-289-9107
Email: meetings@srs.org

FAQs

About Annual Meeting & Combined Course

What is Annual Meeting & Combined Course?
The Scoliosis Research Society Annual Meeting & Combined Course is a forum for the realization of the Society's mission and goals, the improvement of patient care for those with spinal deformities. Presentations at the Annual Meeting & Course are given by leading experts in the field and have value for health care professionals who treat spinal deformities at all levels and in all ages. Over 100 papers will be presented on an array of topics, including adolescent idiopathic scoliosis, growing spine, kyphosis, adult deformity, trauma, neuromuscular scoliosis and tumors.

Who can attend the Annual Meeting & Combined Course?
Presentations at the Annual Meeting & Combined Course will have value for physicians and allied health personnel who treat spinal deformities at all levels and in all ages of patients. Medical students, residents, fellows and researchers with an interest in spinal deformities will also benefit from the materials presented.

What language is spoken at the Annual Meeting & Combined Course?
Presentations and course materials will be provided in English.

Where is the Annual Meeting & Combined Course?
The 45th Annual Meeting will be held at the Kyoto International Conference Center, Japan. For further details on the venue visit: http://www.icckyoto.or.jp/en/index.html

Abstracts

Where do I submit my abstract?
Abstract submission is now closed!
Abstracts must be submitted to the Annual Meeting online. The online abstract submission site opens November 1, 2009 and closes on February 1, 2010. View the Abstract tab of this website for complete details.

What is the deadline to submit an abstract?
Abstract submission is now closed!
The deadline to submit an abstract is February 1, 2010 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Only abstracts submitted on-line by the deadline are considered.

Registration

How do I register for the Annual Meeting & Combined Course?
Online registration for the 45th Annual Meeting is now open. Both online registration and PDF form are available. Mail completed PDF forms to the SRS office at 555 East Wells Street, Suite 1100, Milwaukee, WI 53202 or Faxed to 414-276-3349.

Housing

Where do I reserve housing? What is the room rate?
If you would like to reserve rooms within the SRS hotel block, please visit the housing tab.  Complete housing information, including rates, can be found on page 7 of the preliminary program.

Is there a Conference Headquarters Hotel?
No.  The 45th Annual Meeting & Combined Course will be held at the Kyoto International Conference Center (ICCK).  The hotel closest to the ICCK is the Grand Prince Hotel, which is a 5 minute walk.  All other hotel properties will be a 15 - 20 minute subway ride to the ICCK. 

Activities & Tours

Where do I sign up for tours and activities?
JTB Western Japan, Corp. (JTB) has been appointed as the official travel agent for the meeting and will handle arrangements for all optional tours.  For complete tour options and to register, please visit the SRS website or view pages 24 - 26 of the preliminary program. Please note: tour registration deadline is August 31, 2010.

Still have questions? Contact:
Scoliosis Research Society:
Meetings Department
555 E. Wells Street, Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Phone: +1-414-289-9107
Fax: +1-414-276-3349
Email: meetings@srs.org