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Key Dates

Abstract Submission Open November 1, 2012
Abstract Submission Deadline February 1, 2013 at 11:59pm EST
Registration Open April 15, 2013
Abstract Notification April 15, 2013 (IMAST notification – April 1)
Housing Open April 15, 2013
Housing Reservation Deadline August 20, 2013
Advance Registration Deadline August 15, 2013
Registration Cancellation Deadline September 1, 2013

The Scoliosis Research Society Annual Meeting & Course is a forum for the realization of the Society's mission and goals, to foster the optimal care of all patients 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.

  • Held in the US, and outside the US every third year
  • Approximately 1,200 attendees
  • The latest and greatest scientific research, methods and techniques in spinal deformity
  • 2.5 - day program plus Pre-Meeting Course, including podium papers, Half-Day Courses, Lunchtime Symposiums and E-Posters.
  • Podium presentations are 4 minutes in length
  • Minimum 2-year follow-up required for abstract submissions, except those submitted to the Innovative Methods category
Past Meetings

EDUCATION COMMITTEE
John R. Dimar, II, MD, Chair
Mark B. Dekutoski, MD, Past Chair
Lori A. Karol, MD, Chair Elect

Terry D. Amaral, MD
Christopher P. Ames, MD
Sigurd H. Berven, MD
Michael S. Chang, MD
Robert H. Cho, MD
John C. France, MD
Daniel W. Green, MS, MD, FACS
Brian Hsu, MD
Andrew H. Jea, MD
Elias C. Papadopoulos, MD
S. Rajasekaran, MD, FRCS, MCh, PhD
Scott S. Russo, MD
Frank J. Schwab, MD
Suken A. Shah, MD
Kit M. Song, MD, MHA
Paul D. Sponseller, MD
Mark Weidenbaum, MD
Adam L. Wollowick, MD
Lukas P. Zebala, MD

PROGRAM COMMITTEE
Suken A. Shah, MD, Chair
Daniel J. Sucato, MD, MS, Past Chair
James O Sanders, MD, Chair Elect

Jahingir K. Asghar, MD
Theodore J. Choma, MD
Daniel W. Green, MS, MD, FACS
Stanley S. Lee, MD
Ronald A. Lehman Jr., MD
Timothy S. Oswald, MD
Frank J. Schwab, 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