Fellow of International Orthopaedic Research (FIOR)
ICORS establishes the International College of Fellows and Honorary status of Fellow of International Orthopaedic Research (FIOR)
The International Combined Orthopaedic Research Societies (ICORS) was established in 2013 at the 8th Combined Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Societies which has met consistently every three years since 1992. It was at this Combined Meeting, hosted by the European Orthopaedic Research Society in Venice, Italy, that the charter of ICORS was signed by our founding members. As part of our global mission to promote the advancement of learning, scholarship, and excellence, the ICORS International College of Fellows was established.
Nominees have been selected to be recognized with the honorary status of Fellow of International Orthopaedic Research (FIOR) of the ICORS International College of Fellows. Nominees selected display a status of excellent professional standing and high achievements in the field of orthopaedic research. Nominees are recognized for their accomplishments and as role models among their peers.
FIOR honorees shall foster professional interactions among each other and ICORS members, with research and medical practitioners, regulatory and legislative offices, and will promote public awareness of the profession of orthopaedic research, and promote and encourage professional and continuing education in orthopaedic research.
All elected fellows will be honored during a special ceremony at the ICORS 2016 meeting in Xi’an, China, September 21 – 25, 2016 that will be hosted by the Chinese Orthopaedic Research Society and the Chinese Orthopaedic Association.
We congratulate all of the FIOR nominees and look forward to celebrating their accomplishments at the ICORS 2016 meeting in Xi’an!