About the academy

The ECTS Academy was developed in collaboration with the ECTS Affiliated Societies in Europe to allow young researchers to self-organise their society and foster personal contact and networking among the most talented young scientists in Europe. It was inaugurated at the ECTS meeting in Rome in 2016.

Mission statement

Our mission is to form a network of researchers on calcified tissue and musculoskeletal diseases to promote scientific excellence through fostering collaborations and mentoring young scientists and doctors in Europe. With this strategy we are eager to strengthen the future of musculoskeletal research in Europe and worldwide.

Research areas

The working areas of Academy members span across a broad range of musculoskeletal research combining expertise in various disciplines and techniques.