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Find your home in the ORS Research Community!

The ORS is a dynamic, diverse, and multi-disciplinary society focused on you and our mission to advance musculoskeletal research worldwide. We hope that you will find value in your membership, and more importantly, take advantage of the member opportunities available to help achieve your mission.

Join the #ORSNation and discover a diverse community of engineers, orthopaedic surgeons, biologists, veterinarians, clinicians, much more in pursuit of a world without musculoskeletal limitations.

What does ORS do for our members?

  • Offers high-quality conferences and journals for the dissemination of musculoskeletal research
  • Serves as a worldwide forum to collaborate and network
  • Provides career development opportunities to learn how to get funded, published, and promoted
  • Provides funding opportunities for research and career development
  • Provides opportunities for leadership and professional service
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*New ORS Active and Affiliate member applicants are subject to prorated dues quarterly. ORS Active and Affiliate members will renew at the appropriate member dues upon for the next membership year.

ORS Member Disclaimer
ORS membership applications are accepted year round by the ORS Membership Committee. ORS has the right to not accept a membership application or change to the appropriate membership type if they do not fit the outlined criteria. ORS membership types are defined by the ORS Board of Directors and the ORS Bylaws.

 If you joined October 1, 2017 to September 30, 2018, you joined during the 2018 membership year. Anyone who joins October 1, 2018 to September 30, 2019 will be for the 2019 membership year.

New Membership Application Status and Membership Year
Your application will be currently put into pending status. Following your membership application will be reviewed and approved to active status within 7-10 business days upon successful payment of your membership dues. A receipt of your payment will be sent to the email associated with your membership record. If you have not yet paid your ORS membership dues to join, you will receive an invoice notification to your email address once your dues payment is processed.

Please reach out to the ORS office at [email protected] or (847) 823-5770 with questions. 

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