Event Details

Event Details


Lumbar Spinal Injections Hands-On Course

Burr Ridge, IL

Starts: Fri 7:30AM CT (Jun 25, 2021) Ends: Sat 12:00PM CT (Jun 26, 2021) OnDemand

This intensive workshop, featuring basic and advanced lumbar spinal injection techniques, provides formal didactic, hands-on training and round table case discussions to provide a full understanding of the role of basic and advanced lumbar spinal injections in spine care. The workshop will progress your knowledge and skill with training utilizing cadavers for demonstration of anatomic fluoroscopic structure in correlation with the various procedures.

Experienced faculty will provide an intimate opportunity to improve knowledge regarding patient selection and technique for lumbar epidural steroid injections, facet injections, sacroiliac joint injections, transforaminal injection/selective nerve blocks, medial branch blocks and lumbar RFA. In addition to learning about the techniques in doing these procedures, participants will learn some of the literature surrounding them as well as learning risks associated with and how to avoid them.

Co-Chairs

Byron Schneider, MD

Russell C. DeMicco, DO

What You'll Learn

Summarize the role of each injection in the overall care and rehabilitation of the spine patient

Describe contraindications to the performance of the procedure

Assess potential complications associated with each procedure

Differentiate technical parameters in the performance of each procedure

Demonstrate anatomy and safe radiological principles involved in each injection

Gain insight into the correct coding procedures for commonly used injection codes

Disclaimer

NASS courses are created to enhance physician understanding of the complexity of performing these procedures only. The course is not designed to certify that attendees are proficient in the procedures taught in the course. NASS strongly advises participants to continue to have proctoring, mentoring and additional experience prior to treating patients.

Audience

In accordance with guidelines recommended by the CME Committee and adopted by the Board of Directors, physicians in the following specialties only may enroll in this course: Anesthesiology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Radiology, Neurology, Orthopedic Surgery, and Neurosurgery.


 Price LevelRegistration Fees
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Registration: General Registration

 Member Doctor$1,995.00
 Non-Member Doctor$2,195.00

Location

Specialty Education & Research Center (near Chicago)
7075 Veterans Blvd.
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
US
630-230-3600

Hotel & Travel

SpringHill Suites Chicago Southwest at Burr Ridge/Hinsdale
15W90 N. Frontage Road
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
Reservation Number: (630) 323-7530
Refer to group name: Lumbar Spinal Injections June
Rate: $139 S/D
Cut-off Date: May 24, 2021

Our Policy

Meeting Cancellation: NASS reserves the right to cancel, reschedule, or reformat (including to digital form) programs due to circumstances beyond its control or close registration when programs are oversubscribed. For these reasons, registrants are advised against purchasing non-refundable airline tickets. NASS is not responsible for penalties incurred as a result of cancelled transportation fares, hotel reservation policies or Visa rejection/refusals.

Attendee Cancellation: Cancellation must be submitted via email by June 4, 2021. June 4, 2021 to receive a full refund less cancellation processing fee of $175. Registrations are not transferable and there are no substitutions.

COVID-19 Assumption of Rick and Waiver: Attendee assumes all risks and accepts sole responsibility for any injury (including, but not limited to, personal injury, disability, and death), illness, damage, loss, claim, liability, or expense, of any kind, that attendee may experience or incur in connection with attending the NASS 2021 Lumbar Spinal Injections Meeting. Attendee hereby releases, covenants not to sue, discharges and holds harmless the North American Spine Society its employees, agents, and representatives, from any such claims, including all liabilities, claims, actions, damages, costs, or expenses of any kind arising or relating thereto.

Specifically relating to the global COVID-19 pandemic, attendee acknowledges the highly contagious nature of COVID-19 and voluntarily assumes the risk of exposure or infection by attending the NASS 2021 Lumbar Spinal Injections Meeting, and that such exposure or infection may result in personal injury, illness, disability, and/or death to attendee. Attendee understands that the risk of becoming exposed to or infected by COVID-19 at the NASS 2021 Lumbar Spinal Injections Meeting may result from the actions, omissions, or negligence of others who may attend the event or their families, colleagues, or others with whom they may have contact. Accordingly, attendee understands and agrees that this release includes any claims based on the actions, omissions, or negligence of the North American Spine Society, any of its employees, agents, and representatives, whether a COVID-19 infection occurs before, during, or after participation in at the NASS 2021 Lumbar Spinal Injections Meeting.

In addition to all other rules and regulations relating to the attendee’s attendance at the NASS Lumbar Spinal Injections Meeting, attendee agrees to comply with all COVID-related procedures that may be implemented related to the NASS 2021 Lumbar Spinal Injections, including but not limited to, mask-wearing and social distancing requirements and restrictions on certain activities that carry higher COVID-related risk, in order to protect as much as possible the health and safety of all NASS 2021 Lumbar Spinal Injections Meeting attendees.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)s

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The North American Spine Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians and takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity. The North American Spine Society designates this live activity for a maximum of

12.5

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

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

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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.