British Orthopaedic Research Society

The British Orthopaedic Research Society (BORS) is a multidisciplinary association devoted to facilitating collaboration in orthopaedic and musculoskeletal research.


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BORS 2022 Public Lecture

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ICORS 2022

The ICORS late breaking abstract deadline is 28 February 2022.

The ICORS (International Combined Orthopaedic Research Societies) World Orthopaedic Research Congress, incorporating the BORS Annual Meeting, will be held in Edinburgh on 7 to 9 September 2022. ICORS 2022 is hosted by the British Orthopaedic Research Society (BORS) in conjunction with the European Orthopaedic Research Society (EORS) and AO Research Institute Davos.

BORS 2021

BORS 2021 was held on Monday 13 and Tuesday 14 September 2021.

Thank you to all of the keynote speakers, podium and poster presenters, session chairs, and attendees, as well as the conference organisers who made BORS 2021 a fantastic online experience.

Presentation and attendance certificates are available on request by emailing


How to join

BORS membership is only £40 per year, or £20 for students, and includes the benefits:

  • Reduced registration fee for the annual meeting, with abstracts published in the Bone & Joint Journal.
  • Eligibility to apply for BORS awards and the BORS/BJR International Travelling Fellowships.
  • Eligibility to apply for BORS awards at the British Orthopaedic Association.
  • Eligibility to serve on the BORS committee.

To join please complete the online membership application form and GoCardless Direct Debit membership payment form available here.

BORS gratefully acknowledges support from Bone & Joint Research.


Bone & Joint Research
The gold open access journal for the musculoskeletal sciences

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