• Corporate Members



    We are grateful to our corporate members – by providing support to the IFMRS, we are able to provide education and funding for members of our member societies.

    The IFMRS has developed its Corporate Membership Scheme to give corporate sponsors the opportunity to be involved in the activities of the IFMRS - A unique international federation of not-for-profit musculoskeletal research societies dedicated to promoting excellence in the field.

    By working with the IFMRS you will be collaborating with a truly international federation of world-renowned, leading societies, with a combined membership of over 7,000. The IFMRS will work with its corporate partners to develop a programme of activities that will be mutually beneficial with the overarching aims to:

    • raise global awareness of musculoskeletal medical and scientific issues through collaborative endeavors amongst member organizations
    • expand the website to provide up-to-date and relevant information on events, grants, research and opportunities
    • develop the big data inventory - Established in 2013 to provide information on existing databases for musculoskeletal research and currently includes categories on Epigenetics, Genomics, Transcriptomics: Coding and Transcriptomics: Non-coding RNA
    • collaborate with member societies to education and opportunities to present research
      • Joint meetings
      • PhD and Postdoc training
      • Online resources
    • ensure members have access to grants and awards by:
      • Provide information on existing and upcoming grant opportunities
      • Offer IFMRS-specific grants to enable young researchers to spend time in another laboratory to learn new techniques
      • Collaborate with all member societies to develop an extensive grants and awards programme for the future
    • increase membership to ensure global representation

    For further information and to apply, contact ifmrs@ifmrs.org