The purpose of the ORS

The purposes of this Corporation are to promote, support, develop and encourage research in surgery and musculoskeletal disease and disciplines related thereto; to provide, support, develop and sponsor educational activities related to the foregoing, and to provide a forum for dissemination of knowledge in the fields.

As stated 1982 – ORS Articles of Incorporation – 501 (c)(3)


To advance musculoskeletal research worldwide


A world without musculoskeletal limitations

Core Values:

  • Scientific excellence and integrity
  • Innovation
  • Collaboration
  • Partnership
  • Advocacy
  • Diversity