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National Organizations

  1. The National Spine Network: a nonprofit, integrated spine registry and clinical trial network.
  2. North American Spine Society: a professional society dedicated to education and research of spine conditions.
  3. Cervical Spine Research Society: a multidisciplinary organization that provides a forum for the exchange of ideas and promotes clinical and basic science.
  4. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: founded in 1933, the AAOS is the preeminent provider of musculoskeletal education to orthopaedic surgeons and the world.
  5. Scoliosis Research Society: a professional organization made up of physicians and allied health care personnel.  Their primary focus is on providing continuing medical education for health care professionals and on funding/supporting research in spinal deformities.
  6. National Scoliosis Foundation: a patient led nonprofit organization dedicated since 1976 to helping children, parents, adults and health care providers to understand the complexities of spinal deformities such as scoliosis.

Educational Resources

  1. Spine Health: provides information on various pain topics and recommendations for pain relief.
  2. 9 for Spine: provides web based educational videos to support spine health.