Registration

Attend NASS 2019!

General Registration

  • Includes all education sessions
  • Earn up to 26 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • Access to the World's Largest Spine Technical Exhibition (except Saturday)
  • Continental breakfasts, beverage breaks and box lunches (except Saturday)
  • NASS Social Hour (Wednesday evening)

Virtual Registration

  • Includes access to live stream of multiple surgical and medical symposia throughout the meeting
  • Anytime recordings of symposia, abstracts and discussions/debates
  • Earn up to 121 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • Note: Virtual registration does not permit access to the discounted NASS hotel rates or attendance to the annual meeting. One-day virtual registration is not available

One-Day Registration

All access and benefits are for the day registered only.

  • Includes all education sessions
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™—Wed. (7.5), Thurs. (6.5), Fri. (8.5) OR Sat. (3.5)
  • Access to the World's Largest Spine Technical Exhibition (except Saturday)
  • Continental breakfasts, beverage breaks and box lunches (except Saturday)
  • NASS Social Hour (Wednesday evening)
  • Note: If you want to attend more than one day, please select General Registration

Pricing

Category General &
Virtual
One-day
W TH or F
One-day
Sat
Member Physician $999 $549 $433
Member Affiliated Healthcare $699 $399 $333
Member Emeritus $599 $349 $299
Member In-Training/Resident/Fellow $359 $279 $253
Commercial Affiliate $999 $549 $433
Nonmember Physician $1299 $699 $533
Nonmember Affiliated Healthcare $849 $474 $383
Nonmember In-Training/Resident/Fellow $429 $314 $276
Commercial Business (Industry) $1299 $699 $533
Annual Meeting On-Demand (24/7 online access to all presentations)
With general registration Member: $0 NonMember: $75
With one-day registration Member: $215 NonMember: $315
Guest Social Hour
Badge for a guest to attend Social Hour (Wednesday 5:00–6:00 pm) $50

Specialized Course Pricing


Course Member Nonmember
Coding Update 2019: Physicians $700 $800
Coding Update 2019: Affiliated Healthcare $550 $600
Coding Update 2019: In-Training/Resident/Fellow $350 $400
Section on Minimally Invasive Procedures: Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (Physicians Only) $995 $1095
Lumbar Spinal Injections (Physicians/In-training/Resident/Fellows Only) $995 $1095
NASS/Neurospine Endoscopic Spinal Surgery (ESS) Symposium and Cadaver Workshop (Physicians Only) $995 $1095
NASS After Hours: Robotics & Navigation Hands-On Workshop (Physicians/Resident/Fellows Only) $150 $150
NASS After Hours: SI-Joint Hands-On Workshop (Physicians/Resident/Fellows Only) $150 $150

Category Details

Commercial Affiliate: Individual not eligible for NASS membership who is a subscriber to the Commercial Affiliate Program.
Commercial Business: Nonclinical professional with interest in spine field but does not treat patients.
Guest Social Hour Only: Badge for Guest to attend Social Hour, Wednesday, September 25, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Note: Guest badges are not available for the meeting. One-Day and General Attendee registration is available.
In-Training/Resident/Fellow: Nonclinical professional with interest in spine field but does not treat patients.
Nonmember Affiliate Health: Employed by a hospital, healthcare network, university or free-standing facility administering to patients (e.g. DC, PA, NP, RN, PT).
Nonmember Resident/Fellow: Must provide a letter on letterhead from program director to (630) 230-3709 or submit via email. See policy below for more information.
Watch Anytime Recordings: The session recordings are free to attendees who are NASS members. To qualify, an attendee must be a member in good standing prior to the beginning of the Annual Meeting (September 22, 2019). Individuals who register for the meeting as a non-member and apply for membership following registration must have their application completed (application and CV received) by September 22, 2019 in order to qualify for the free Watch Anytime Recordings.

Media Registration & Guidelines

Welcome! Each year NASS brings together leading spine authorities representing a multidisciplinary community of spine specialists at its Annual Meeting. The onsite Press Room will include a media-only work area with complimentary beverages, device charging stations, and printer access. Credentialed journalists can participate in the continental breakfast and lunch breaks with conference attendees.

Wednesday, September 25 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 26 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday, September 27 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Only conference staff, credentialed media and presenter interviewees will be allowed in the press room. Members of the media, advertising staff and exhibitors cannot host meetings in the press room. Please visit spine.org for our latest releases and news.

Members of the media covering NASS 2019 are required to sign and submit a copy of the registration form, and email it to Jeff Karzen.

NASS reserves the right to refuse media credentials to any individual at its discretion.

Registration Form

Read Our Policies

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation must be submitted via email by August 27, 2019 to receive a refund less cancellation processing fees of conference $125; Hands-On Workshops $75; Instructional Courses $25; Social Hour: $10; and One-Day Registration ($50). Registrations are not transferable and there are no substitutions.

NASS reserves the right to cancel, reschedule or modify course/meetings locations, speakers or content at any time and for any reason. For these reasons, registrants should not purchase nonrefundable travel accommodations. NASS is not responsible for costs associated with cancelled travel. Written, verbal or fax notice of cancellation will be given within five (5) working days of the actual date of the program whenever possible.

Change/Transfer Policy

Registrations are not transferable. Email or call (630) 230-3600 to modify your registration (e.g., add a ticketed course, Watch Anytime Recordings or edit spelling of name). These modifications are not available online.

Hands-On Workshops

The workshops are for physicians only. If you register for a hands-on workshop and you are not a physician, your workshop registration will be cancelled and your credit card will be credited the payment amount.

Lead Retrieval System

As always, exhibitors will have devices to manually scan your badges to receive your contact information at your discretion. Exhibitors will also receive a copy of meeting attendee’s name, physical mailing address, and specialty after the meeting has concluded.

Disclaimer/Waiver of Liability

The material presented at this event is for educational purposes only. The material not intended to represent the only, nor necessarily the best, method or procedure appropriate for the medical situations discussed; rather, it is intended to present an approach, view, statement or opinion of the faculty that may be helpful to others who face similar situations.

By attending this Event you acknowledge and agree to grant NASS the right to record, film, photograph or capture your likeness in any media now available and hereafter developed and to distribute, broadcast, use or otherwise globally to disseminate, in perpetuity, such media without any further approval from you or any payment to you. This grant to NASS includes, but is not limited to, the right to edit such media, the right to use the media alone or together with other information, and the right to allow others to use and/or disseminate the media.

NASS disclaims any and all liability for injury or other damages to any individual attending the meeting and for all claims which may arise out of the use of the techniques demonstrated therein by such individuals, whether these claims shall be asserted by physicians or any other person.

Unauthorized Recording and Distribution Prohibited

Unauthorized recording, reproduction or distribution of content created at or affiliated with NASS’ Annual Meeting prohibited without the prior express written permission of NASS.

Nonmember Resident and Fellow

To receive resident and fellow pricing, please email or fax a letter on letterhead from your program director to (630) 230-3709 with your program status. If you are not in our database, please create a new contact. After you created a contact, please email registration you faxed the letter.