The European Calcified Tissue Society is a not-for-profit International Association registered in Belgium.
It was created in 1963 as a forum for basic and clinical researchers, allied health professionals, to join forces and foster a multidisciplinary approach and promote excellence in research in the musculoskeletal field.
The Society is managed by ECTS Board of Directors, made up of 11 elected members, all active researchers in the bone field.
The day-to-day management of the Society is carried out the ECTS Committees , Action Groups and supported by ECTS Staff.
Action Groups have been created within the Committee structure to work towards supporting the ECTS 2017-2019 Strategic Plan and drive the activities.