News about the biannual ISG conference and general meeting.

ISG Registration now open

REGISTRATION to the ISG conference is NOW OPEN through this link:

Those presenting a poster or platform are asked to register by APRIL 15th to confirm their registration.

Additional information on the conference is available on the website:

Details of student travel awards for ISG 2010

ISG 2010
July 25-27, 2010
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA

Student Travel Award Announcement

1. Three $500.00 travel awards will be made available to students to attend ISG 2010 in Minneapolis.

2. Students receiving funding will be expected to present a current research project at the meeting in a special student platform session.

3. Students wishing to compete for a travel award will submit a cover letter and short essay explaining their goals while at the meeting and how attendance at the meeting will be benefit them as a student. The essay is limited to one typed page. Preference will be given to students who would not otherwise attend the meeting.

4. The cover letter should include the applicant's name, contact information including email, the institution you are attending and advisor you are working with, the general area of your dissertation work, and your current stage of degree progress.

5. Members of the current Board of Directors and the Organizing Committee of the 2010 meeting will select the award winners.

6. Applications are due March 20th, with notification of awards anticipated by April 1st. If accepted, applicants will be required to submit an abstract of their presentation using the conference template no later than May 1st. Reimbursement of award amounts will be issued at the meeting.

7. Submit the application materials by email as pdf files to John Borstad,

ISG2010 Abstract deadline extended

The deadline for submission of abstracts for ISG2010 has been extended to February 5th. Abstracts should be sent to by this date. More details can be found on the conference website:

Also, see the attached flyer.

Call for Abstracts

You are invited to submit abstracts for presentation at the 2010 ISG conference. Abstracts in all areas of shoulder biomechanics are of interest including basic science, engineering, and clinical science.

For further details and to download an abstract template, go to The deadline for submission of abstracts is January 15th 2010.

Dates for ISG 2010

The following dates for the 2010 ISG Conference in Minneapolis have been announced.

  • Conference: July 25th-27th
  • Opening reception July 25th
  • Main conference days July 26th and 27th

Location: Coffman Union, The University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.

Other anticipated deadlines are given below. These will be confirmed in due course.

  • Jan 15th, abstract submissions due
  • March 1st, notice of acceptance
  • Early registration before April 16th
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