Clinical and Basic Award Applications Now Open

The purpose of the OARSI Clinical Research and Basic Science Awards are to recognize excellence in clinical and basic research related to osteoarthritis. Research domains include, but are not limited to, areas such as epidemiology and health-services research, clinical outcomes, translational research, and therapeutics, encompassing all phases of research having clinical implications. This research must have been conducted within the last five years.

The two award recipients are required to present a talk at the OARSI Congress in Amsterdam in April, 2016.

Call for Abstracts Now Open

The Osteoarthritis Research Society International invites you to electronically submit an abstract for an oral or poster presentation at the 2016 World Congress in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Abstract Submission Deadline - November 16, 2015

Abstract submission fee is $25.00 USD per abstract.


Apply Now for the Young Investigator Sub-Committee

Are you enthusiastic and keen with ideas about how to foster a strong relationship between OARSI and young investigators?

The Young Investigator Sub-committee (YISC) was established in 2008 to encourage greater participation of young investigators in OARSI. Since its founding we have established a lunchtime ‘How to’ workshop, a ‘Meet the Mentor’ session, young investigator reception and social event at the annual congress, and a pre-congress workshop. OARSI scholarships have also been established to foster collaborations between in OA research. However, we want to become bigger and better, and provide greater means for you to be involved with and mentored by OARSI.


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