ISS Values


The International Skeletal Society (ISS) provides leadership in the practice, science and teaching of musculoskeletal medicine through an interdisciplinary and international membership recognized for its achievement in this field.

Why Join ISS?

The International Skeletal Society brings together leaders in musculoskeletal science, education and clinical practice. We are international and multidisciplinary.  ISS members represent over 30 countries. We are radiologists and pathologists as well as surgeons and radiation oncologists. Our journal is Skeletal Radiology, the most important research publication specializing in musculoskeletal anatomy, diseases and derangements. Outreach activities bring expert teachers to all corners of the globe. The ISS annual meeting covers every aspect of musculoskeletal radiology and pathology during a 2-day Members Meeting and 3-day Update Course. We create opportunities for leadership, collegiality and collaboration within the community of national societies specializing in musculoskeletal science.

ISS Statement of Inclusivity 

The International Skeletal Society embraces and values the diversity of all its community regardless of age, race, ethnicity, nationality, culture, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, religion and socioeconomic status. It is our mission to ensure that everyone working in our field has equal and fair opportunities to contribute.