EuroSpine, the Spine Society of Europe established a Task Force on Research (TFR) in October 2009 during the Society’s Annual Meeting in Warsaw, Poland. The EuroSpine Executive Committee and General Assembly approved the EuroSpine TFR. Dr. Margareta Nordin (Chair) was asked to assemble a task force of high caliber, charged with developing a set of guidelines and tasks for the TFR.
This document presents detailed information about membership of the EuroSpine TFR, the activities envisioned for this Task Force, Guidelines for Grants, and suggested Bylaws. Additionally, the TFR has developed a proposal form for grant applications and for other society activities delineated by the TFR, including the estimated costs of administration and timetable for implementation.