Scoliosis Research Society Presents

Travel

Time Zone

Chicago is in the Central Standard Time Zone, which is six (6) hours behind of Greenwich Mean Time (7 hours behind during Daylight Savings Time).

Climate

Chicago has a humid continental climate which is defined by four distinct seasons. The summer months in Chicago are warm and humid with temperatures ranging from 65.3˚ F/ 18.5˚ C to 83˚ F/ 28.4˚ C.  

Electricity

The United States operates on 120 volts, compared to the standard 220 volts in Europe. 

Tipping/Etiquette

In Chicago, it is customary to tip between 15-20 percent depending on the quality of the service.

Transportation

Most flights arrive at O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago. The airport is located 13 miles and approximately 30 minutes outside of the city center and can be reached by taxi and train. 

Traveling to the U.S.

Most international travelers are required to obtain a visa from the U.S. Department of State. For more information, visit http://travel.state.gov/.

Past Meetings
SRS Mobile

EDUCATION COMMITTEE
Mark Dekutoski, MD, Co-Chair
John R. Dimar, II, MD, Co-Chair
Joseph H. Perra, MD, Past Chair

John C. France, MD
Daniel W. Green, MS, MD, FACS
Brian Hsu, MD
Eric T. Jones, MD
Lori A. Karol, MD
Glenn R. Rechtine, II, MD
Kit M. Song, MD
Daniel J. Sucato, MD
Adam L. Wollowick, MD
Lukas P. Zebala, MD

PROGRAM COMMITTEE
Daniel J. Sucato, MD, MS, Chair
Laurel C. Blakemore, MD, Past Chair
Suken A. Shah, MD, Chair Elect

R. Haluk Berk, MD
William F. Donaldson, III, MD
Daniel W. Green, MS, MD, FACS
Stanley S. Lee, MD
Timothy S. Oswald, MD
Glenn R. Rechtine, II, MD
James O. Sanders, MD
Yutaka Sasao, MD
John G. Thometz, MD


48th Annual Meeting & Course
September 18-21, 2013
Lyon, France


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