An international,
not for profit federation
of musculoskeletal
research societies

The IFMRS is an international, not for profit federation of musculoskeletal research societies. The IFMRS mission is to advance musculoskeletal research globally in order to prevent and treat musculoskeletal diseases by collaborating with international societies to share resources, raise public awareness and provide education.

IFMRS Announcement

Amanda Sherwood, IFMRS Executive Officer, has notified the IFMRS Board of her decision to retire at the end of 2019. The IFMRS has appointed a recruitment agency, Memcom Executive, to work alongside the IFMRS Executive Committee in the search and ultimate appointment of Amanda’s successor. A thorough process has been established, and persons interested in the position are invited to view the application details at:

The Chief Executive of the IFMRS is an exciting globally-focused role which will strategically manage an international federation of research societies, overseeing the programmes, fundraising, marketing, community outreach and administration of the organisation. Closing date for applications: 28 October 2019.

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IFMRS Member Society Annual Meetings

Annual Scientific

27-30 October 2019

ORS 2020
Annual Meeting

08-11 February 2020
Phoenix, Arizona, USA

ECTS 2020
Annual Meeting

16-19 May 2020
Marseille, FRANCE

Vitamin D Workshop

17-20 August 2020

ASBMR 2020
Annual Meeting

11-14 September 2020
Seattle, USA

The 38th
Annual Meeting
of the JSBMR

09-12 October 2020