2.68. Spinal Cord Injury Resources in THE MIDDLE EAST
The Middle East Spine Society (MESpine), founded in 2010, is a scientific and educational association with worldwide members. The main objects of the Society are the study and advancement of the art and science of spine surgery and research into the cause, prevention and cure of disease in human beings in the field of spine surgery. By promoting the advancement and dissemination of spine surgery through the publication of the theory and application of spine surgery, the exchange of knowledge, and both cooperation between the members and with related academic societies in Turkey and worldwide, MESpine aimed to gain strong leadership and high professionalism.
MESpine will hold congresses, as well as many symposia, courses and hands-on workshops annually. MESpine will also provide scholarships for young neurosurgeons, which will allow the applicants to become proficient in the management of patients with spine disorders.