Adult Spinal Deformity: Using Research to Transform Your Practice and Improve Outcomes

Burr Ridge, IL
Starts: 7:00AM Fri Mar 22, 2019 Ends: 3:00PM Sat Mar 23, 2019

Identify and measure radiographic, demographic and frailty associated parameters most associated with disability and poor health related quality of life in adult spinal deformity.

The International and European Spine Study Group will share current knowledge and ongoing research efforts to improve outcomes for adult spinal deformity (ASD) patients. The course will include didactic and hands on cadaver-based portions to improve ASD practical knowledge for physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.

Co-chairs

Christopher Ames, MD

Shay Bess, MD

Ferran Pellise, MD

What you will learn:

  • Surgical Indications Planning
  • Pelvic Fixation
  • Research Efforts for Thoracolumbar Alignment and Surgical Outcomes
  • Cervical Alignment and Malalignment
  • Cervical Corrective Surgery and Outcomes
  • Cervical Operative Techniques
  • Proximal Junctional Kyphosis
  • Complications Analysis for the ASD Patient

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.

Registration

 Registration NamePrice LevelRegistration Fees

 General Registration

 General RegistrationMember Doctor$995.00
 General RegistrationNon-Member Doctor$1195.00

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
Rate: $132 plus tax
Cut-off Date: February 28, 2019
Note: Hotel is walking distance to Specialty Education & Research Center

Our Policy

Cancellations should be emailed no later than March 1, 2019 to receive a full refund (less a fee of $175). Registrations are not transferable and there are no substitutions.

CME

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 11.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Medical Association has determined that physicians not licensed in the US, that participate in this CME activity, are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ .

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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.