Don't miss the Largest Spine Meeting and Exhibition in the world.

Experience NASS 2017

Preliminary Program

This is truly a one-of-a-kind meeting, where spine care professionals from around the globe will share the latest information, innovative techniques and procedures, best practices, and new technologies. The Annual Meeting provides a unique opportunity for you to learn and gain skills through dynamic and challenging educational programs, the ability to network and build relationships with your colleagues and leading experts in spine care.

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The North American Spine Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The North American Spine Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of

  • 23.5

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Program Co-chairs

Ted Dreisinger, PhD

Jonathan N. Grauer, MD

Conor O'Neill, MD

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Coding Update 2017: Conquering Your Coding Hurdles

7:30AM - 4:00PM
Monday & Tuesday

Take the pain out of your practice and conquer your coding challenges by attending this timely and highly interactive course led by expert physician faculty who will provide comprehensive coding information you can immediately use to maximize your profits and minimize your losses. The Coding Update course will take you beyond the basics, covering the latest information on ICD-10, E&M coding and CPT4 coding of surgical, medical and radiologic procedures.

Hands-on Course: Evaluation and Treatment of Adult Spinal Deformity: Skull to Sacrum

7:30AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday

This comprehensive adult spinal deformity course will provide in-depth coverage of all areas of the spinal column from the skull to the sacrum. Through expert lectures, moderated case discussions and cadaveric bioskills sessions, spine surgeons will gain practical knowledge and technical skills to improve the care they provide to their spinal deformity patients.

International

We welcome all international attendees and look forward to your participation in this year's Annual Meeting. It would be our honor to have you in attendance! For the past two decades our Annual Meeting has cultivated a strong international presence and with your involvement, this year will be no exception.

Download a copy of the official invitation letter below and plan to apply early for your visa. Applications should be submitted at least 60 days prior to travel to the meeting.

The official language of the Annual Meeting is English.

Registration Opens May 9

Attend In-Person

Includes all educational sessions and technical exhibition from Wednesday through Saturday (Oct 25 - 28), continental breakfast and beverage breaks, and welcome reception.

Attend Virtually

For Health Care Providers and interested parties who cannot attend the physical meeting. The Virtual option does not allow access to the discounted NASS hotel rate, attendance at the physical meeting.

These courses are an additional fee.

These courses are included with general registration.

Instructional Courses General Meeting
Pricing Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

General registration fees include: All education sessions beginning on Wednesday, October 26 through Saturday, October 29; continental breakfasts and beverage breaks (Wednesday through Saturday); box lunches (Wednesday through Friday) and welcome reception (Tuesday evening).

REGISTRATION OPENS MAY 9

Registration Category until Jul 18 until Sept 21 after Sept 21
Member Physician $699 $899 $999
Member Affiliated Healthcare $399 $599 $699
Member Emeritus $299 $499 $599
Member Resident/Fellow $159 $259 $359
Member Commercial Affiliate $699 $899 $999
Nonmember Physician $999 $1199 $1299
Nonmember Affiliated Healthcare* $549 $749 $849
Nonmember Resident/Fellow** $229 $329 $429
Commercial Business*** $999 $1199 $1299
Guest**** $279 $379 $379
* Nonmember Affiliate Health: Employed by a hospital, healthcare network, university or free-standing facility administering care to patients (e.g. DC, PA, NP, RN, PT)
** In-Training/Residents/Fellows: To receive resident/fellow pricing please fax program status letter on letterhead from your program director to 630-230-3709
*** Commercial Business Interest: Interest in spine field but does not treat patients. Not permitted to purchase a guest registration.
**** Spouse: Limited to 1 person. Includes continental breakfasts, breaks and welcome reception. This option MAY NOT be used to register associates who will be attending scientific sessions and/or exhibition.

PRESS REGISTRATION

Orlando

Whether it’s a trip for families, couples, single travelers or friends, you’ll find so many things to do in Orlando. Orlando offers unique experiences for every visitor to ensure an unforgettable vacation.

WARNING: onPeak and NASS International Group Housing are the only official hotel providers associated with NASS2017. We have received reports that other companies are posing as official travel vendors for NASS2017 and may contact you offering hotels for your trip. They are not endorsed by or affiliated with the show and entering into financial agreements with such companies can have costly consequences.

Presidential Guest Speaker:
Rebecca Costa

An American sociobiologist who offers a genetic explanation for current events, emerging trends and individual behavior. A thought-leader and provocative new voice in the mold of Thomas Friedman, Malcolm Gladwell and Jared Diamond, Costa traces everything from terrorism, debt, epidemic obesity, and upheaval in the Middle East to evolutionary imperatives.

Exhibit

Showcase your latest technology to a captivated Spine Community

WARNING: onPeak and NASS International Group Housing are the only official hotel providers associated with NASS2017. We have received reports that other companies are posing as official travel vendors for NASS2017 and may contact you offering hotels for your trip. They are not endorsed by or affiliated with the show and entering into financial agreements with such companies can have costly consequences.

Have a Question?

We want to make sure that your registration process is a pleasant one, so if you have any trouble or a question,
please email or call us at (630) 230-3600.