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NASS Meetings and Courses

Throughout the year, NASS hosts a variety of meetings and courses including:

  • Evidence and Technology Spine Summit in the winter
  • Summer Spine Meeting or Spine Across the Sea in the summer
  • NASS Annual Meeting in the fall
  • Hands-on cadaver technique workshops
  • Co-sponsored meetings with global spine societies
  • Coding courses

The Spine Journal (TSJ) and SpineLine

All NASS members receive online access to the #1 rated journal in spine, The Spine Journal (TSJ). Active, Associate, Affiliate and International Tier 1 members also receive print copies, mailed monthly (to ensure you receive your issues, check your preferred mailing address in your NASS MyAccount). The journal is an original, peer-reviewed publication and is widely considered to be the top benefit for NASS members worldwide. Members who wish to sign up for automated Table of Contents emails for TSJ must set up a separate account on the TSJ website and add an alert through this account.

Membership also includes a subscription to SpineLine, NASS' bi-monthly publication which includes important clinical, medical and policy updates. All members receive complimentary online access to this publication, and Active, Associate and Affiliate members receive mailed copies.

Online Education and Updates

Members receive free or discounted access to online education and important updates including:

Staying Current

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Questions about NASS Membership?

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