Feb 13, 2017
Category: Updates
Posted by: John

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Feb 10, 2017
Category: Updates
Posted by: John

We are pleased to announce the details of the 12th Henry V Crook lecture. It will be given by Professor Robert C Mulholland, the Spinal Surgeon Emeritus Nottingham University Hospital.

"Errors in Surgical Management of Back Pain in the Past"

It will be held at the SBPR meeting in Northampton (Park Inn by Radisson Hotel) on the 2nd -3rd November 2017.

We look forward to welcoming you all there.


Aug 28, 2012
Category: Updates
Posted by: webtechdesign
I became Vice President of DISCS because I know from personal experience how painful and debilitating back pain can be, as indeed do millions of others.


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