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Society News
17 February 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO Website : Choose your Own Language! »
Although we, the ISPO community share the same – international –  mindset, we all appreciate communicating in our own...
22 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO Welcomes new Member Society »
The ISPO Board formally approved the formation of a Member Society in Macedonia at its meeting in November 2017....
19 December 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Greetings from ISPO President »
As 2017 is coming to an end, I would like to thank all of you for your sustained and continued efforts throughout the year...
14 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Get One Year Free ISPO Membership »
  As part of ISPO’s celebrations for the International Day for Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) which took place o...
31 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPOINT.ORG: Welcome to the ISPO website »
ISPO is relaunching its online presence .   Over the past 12 months, we have been working tirelessly on im...

Education
30 January 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Human Study e.V.: Specialized Course for the ASEAN Region: Spine Concept Sobernheim »
  This specialized course on Spinal Orthotics for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Treatment based on Sobernheim...
28 January 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Syria – Education: Contributing to a Better Future for Disabled People »
Due to the ongoing conflict in the country, Syria is having an increased  disability rate of 130 per cent. 86,000 peo...
25 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
GEM2018 - Financial Support Application »
To provide some opportunities for participants from low and lower-middle income countries, ISPO is pleased to announce tha...
16 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Recent ISPO Recognitions of Prosthetics and Orthotics Programmes »
ISPO congratulates the stakeholders and graduates of the following programmes that have recently received ISPO (re)-recogn...
21 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Introduction of the New Education Standards »
At the recent ISPO World Congress in Cape Town, the ISPO Standards Sub-Committee presented a symposium to introduce the la...

Advocacy
26 January 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WHO Executive Board Recommends Adoption of Draft Assistive Technology Resolution at WHA »
On 25 January 2018 at the 142 nd Session of the WHO Executive Board meeting in Geneva, ISPO, represented by Executive Boa...
15 January 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
What does #ISPOWER Mean to You? »
Launched during  the International Day of Persons with Disabilities in 2017 (see here ), the campaign “What does...
22 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO Pakistan Celebrates IDPD 2017 »
ISPO Pakistan with its partner organizations observed the International Day of Person with Disabilities on 6th December 20...
04 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
#ISPOWER Crowd Speaking Campaign to celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (ID »
In view of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD), ISPO has launched a digital crowdspeaking campaign o...
04 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
#ISPOWER Photo Competition »
Thanks to all those who participated in the #ISPOWER viral photo competition “What does #ISPOWER mean to you”. Organized v...

World Congress
16 February 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO World Congress 2017: Watch the Video! »
Feeling nostalgic about the last ISPO World Congress 2017 in Cape Town? Want to recall great memories? Or curious to see w...
07 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO World Congress 2019 Announcement »
We are very pleased to announce that the ISPO 17 th  World Congress will take place in Kobe, Japan between 5-8 Octo...
06 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Successful ISPO World Congress 2017 in Cape Town »
The fabulous city of Cape Town (South Africa) hosted the  ISPO 2017 World Congress  between 8-11 May, the firs...
29 May 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO World Congress 2017 Pictures »
Pictures of World Congress 2017 are now available  here . 

Events
14 February 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
APOSM 2018 : Prosthetics and Orthotics Empowering ASIA »
  The Asian Prosthetic and Orthotic Scientific Meeting will take place  7-9 th of November 2018 in Bang...
10 February 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AOPA National Assembly 2018 »
The American Orthotic Prosthetic Association (AOPA) National Assembly will be held on September 26-29 in Vancouver, BC, Ca...
08 February 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
FATO 2018 International Congress: Call for Contributions Open! »
  FATO is please d to announce that the call for contributions for the FATO 2018 International Congress which wil...
02 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
International Central European ISPO Conference: Abstract Submission Now Open! »
The International Central European ISPO Conference will take place in Portorož, Slovenia, from 20 to 22 Sept...
25 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO GEM2018 - Apply for Financial Assistance »
To provide some opportunities for participants from low and lower-middle income countries, ISPO is pleased to announce tha...

POI
18 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What the Editor is Reading »
Too often I skip over case reports because I do not have a clinical background and I am seldom involved in unique clinical...
29 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What the Editor is Reading »
There is a long-running debate in prosthetics and orthotics about the time required for a user to accommodate to a new ort...
21 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
POI – A short survey for ISPO Member Societies »
ISPO International is considering dissemination of its Journal, Prosthetics and Orthotics International, in electronic for...

Science & Research
15 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MovAID: latest developments »
Read about the latest developments in the MovAID project and amongst other things the M24 Meeting in Milan in October 20...
11 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO Invites Comments on the Consensus Report on Lower Limb Amputation »
Following an initial consensus meeting in February 2015 in Basingstoke, UK and a series of recommendations based on availa...

Member Societies
01 February 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO Iran: Ali Akbar Kameli, the Best Educator of Medical Shoes in Iran, passed away »
The sudden loss of Ali Akbar Kameli on 24 January left all his students, colleagues and followers in shock. He died at the...
08 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO UK Activities Looking Ahead »
ISPO UK organizes an Osseointegration Workshop entitled “Challenges and Perceptions: – Direct Skeletal Fixation Following...
27 November 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Establishing a local P&O Association within Gaza and the West Bank »
ISPO Palestine, in collaboration with the Palestinian Ministry of Health (MoH) and the International Committee of the Red...
20 November 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO India: Short Course on Orthotic and Therapeutic Management of Stroke »
ISPO India organized a Short Course on Orthotic and therapeutic management of stroke patients on 2-4 November 2017 at the...
13 November 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPO Norway Autumn Seminar »
ISPO Norway has organized their Fall seminar on 11-12 October at Sophies Minde Orthopedics. Given by two professionals fr...

Partner Organisations
04 February 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Human Study e.V Launches SCOPe »
  2018 is to see a launch of the widened spectrum of educational opportunities in the blended learning format, pow...

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