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 March 2015

The IFESS board is very happy to launch the first "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!

Next IFESS Newsletter will be issued in May 2015. Any member can send contributions before April 20th (150 words max). Contributions can include: conferences announcement, special issues call for papers, phd thesis defense announcement, new publications, new projects, job offers. If you have suggestions to improve IFESS-NL please let us know as well.

christine.azevedo [at] inria.fr

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5th Conference of the IFESS UK & Ireland Chapter: Sheffield, 2015



 Stimulating Technology for the Future

5th Conference of the IFESS UK & Ireland Chapter

Sheffield, UK

8th-9th May 2015

For further details please visit the conference website: www.ifessuki2015.co.uk

IFESS Conference Proceedings are now online

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