Welcome to the International Functional Electrical Stimulation Society (IFESS) Website


The Mission of IFESS,

is to promote the research, application, and understanding of electrical stimulation as it is utilized in the field of medicine through meetings, tutorials, publications, and the exchange of information.  On this site you will find information on our annual conferences, Membership information, ordering information for our DVDROM Proceedings, as well as Consumer and Provider educational material related to the medical application of electrical stimulation.  We hope you find the information here both informative and pleasing.  If you have any questions or comments we would love to hear from you.

IFESS Newsletter November 2015

The IFESS board is very happy to publish the 3rd "IFESS Newsletter“ (see below). We aim at sharing important information from the IFESS society with you on regular basis and also at providing a space where each member can communicate important news or information to our community. Welcome on board and enjoy!

christine.azevedo [at] inria.fr


Latest Newsletter: IFESS_NEWSLETTER03_NOV2015.pdf

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Previous Newsletters can be found in the Newsletter Archive

IFESS 2016

IFESS 2016

La Grande-Motte, France

8-10th June 2016

Pre-conference workshops on June 7th





12th Vienna International Workshop on FES


The 12th Vienna International Workshop on Functional Electrical Stimulation

will be held September 07-09, 2016 in the beautiful city Vienna / Austria.
Pre-Confernce Courses will be held on September 07, 2016.

Please find further information at: http://2016.fesworkshop.org/


IFESS Conference Proceedings are now online

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