We would like to welcome you to the 18th International Forum for Back and Neck Pain Research in Primary Care in Groningen, the Netherlands! Groningen is a mid-size vibrant city in the North of the Netherlands. We look forward to welcome you here for a fully on-site Forum, with high quality relevant research, and ample opportunities for personal interactions. Please read more, by clicking here.

Conference date:
August 29 - September 1, 2023


Registration open: please click here to register.



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Deadline abstracts and workshop proposals submission:1 March 2023 - CLOSED!
Extended deadline Scholarship submissions - new deadline:15 March 2023 - CLOSED! 
Workshop proposals acceptance notice:
April 11, 2023 -
Abstracts acceptance notice:
April 11, 2023 - NOTICE SENT

Scholarship acceptance notice: 
April 14, 2023 - NOTICE SENT
Early Bird and presenting author registration deadline:
May 1, 2023 -


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