Event Details


2022 Contemporary Management of Spinal Tumors

Burr Ridge, IL

Starts: Fri 3:30PM CT (May 13, 2022) Ends: Sat 3:45PM CT (May 14, 2022) OnDemand

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This course will present the latest advances in surgical, medical and radiation oncology in the treatment and management of spinal tumors. Expert faculty will lead interactive, case-based discussions as well as provide an understanding of the importance and benefits of multidisciplinary communication and collaboration. Attendees will explore the latest techniques and technology and surgeons will have ample time to practice advanced surgical techniques in the hands-on skills lab taking place on Saturday, May 14.

Can't Attend In-Person? Watch Virtually! - Register to watch the live stream of didactic sessions featuring case presentations and debates taking place on Friday, May 13.

Co-chairs

Christopher Steyn, MD

John H. Shin, MD

What You'll Learn

Understand the role of radiation and medical therapies for spinal tumors

Describe the indications for surgery and recognize spine oncologic instability

Counsel patients appropriately regarding survival, complications, and risks associated with surgery using available evidence

Understand various surgical approaches and their technical advantages and limitations

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: Virtual Registration-Friday Didactic Portion Only

 Member Doctor$250.00
 Member In-Training$250.00
 Non-Member Doctor$275.00
 Non-Member In-Training$275.00

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: Contemporary Management of Spinal Tumors
Rate: $132 S/D
Cut-Off Date: April 12, 2022
Note: Hotel is walking distance to Specialty Education & Research Center

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 April 22, 2022 to receive a full refund less cancellation processing fee of $175. Registrations are not transferable and there are no substitutions.

Health Guidelines: If health guidelines change in Illinois, I will be required to adhere to all health guidelines accordingly. Guidelines may include, but not limited to, facial masks, social distancing, attestation to being fully vaccinated or will have a negative COVID-19 lab results within 72 hours of meeting arrival.

COVID-19 Assumption of Risk 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 2022 Contemporary Management of Spinal Tumors 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 2022 Contemporary Management of Spinal Tumors 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 2022 Contemporary Management of Spinal Tumors 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 2022 Contemporary Management of Spinal Tumors Meeting.

In addition to all other rules and regulations relating to the attendee’s attendance at the NASS Contemporary Management of Spinal Tumors Meeting, attendee agrees to comply with all COVID-related procedures that may be implemented related to the NASS 2022 Contemporary Management of Spinal Tumors, 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 2022 Contemporary Management of Spinal Tumors Meeting attendees.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)s

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 live activity for a maximum of

11

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.