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2015 Spine Across the Sea OnDemand

  • Category: OnDemand & Webinars
  • Published On: Aug 1, 2015




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Co-Chairs

Thomas Mroz, MD (NASS)

Joji Mochida, MD (JSSR)

Wellington Hsu, MD (NASS)

Hiroaki Nakamura, MD (JSSR)

Spine Across the Sea OnDemand is a virtual registration, granting access to recordings of all educational sessions. This includes symposia, podium presentations and discussions/debates.

NASS and the Japanese Society for Spine Surgery and Related Research (JSSR) come together for this conference which offers oral presentations and timely symposia relating to current information and concepts in spine care. Attendees exchange ideas with experts and peers from around the globe to strengthen professional relationships and analyze international health policy trends and their impact.

The North American Spine Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of

  • 6.5

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

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

What you will learn:

  • Adult Deformity: Pelvic Parameters, Genetic and Regional Differences and Proximal Junctional
  • Biologics: New Technologies and Stem Cells
  • Cervical Myelopathy Ossification of Posterior Longitudinal Ligament
  • Complications in Cervical Spine: My Worst Case
  • Management and Treatment of Sports-related Spine Injuries
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery: Degenerative Spondylolisthesis Debate


  • Member: $154.00
  • Non-Member: $227.00
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Araghi, Ali: Royalties: Globus (B); Stock Ownership: VTI (<1%); Private Investments: PDP (<1%), Bonovo (<1%), ISOI (<1%), Cold Plasma Technologies (<1%), Surgifile (<1%), Oroboros (<1%); Consulting: Globus (None); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: LDR (C); Trips/Travel: Zyga (C); Board of Directors: American Board of Spine Surgery (None); Research Support - Investigator Salary: LDR (A), VertiFlex (A). Bellabarba, Carlo: Relationships Outside the One-Year Requirement: Synthes (B). Bono, Christopher M.: Royalties: Wolters Kluwer (B); Consulting: Harvard Clinical Research Institute (None), United Health Care (B); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (1st Vice President); Other Office: JAAOS (B). Cheng, David S.: Nothing to disclose. Cheng, Joseph S.: Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Payor Policy Review Chair); Other Office: AANS/CNS (Council of State Neurosurgical Societies Past-Chair Joint Spine Section); Other: DePuy-Synthes (Amount not disclosed, Paid directly to institution/employer). Cho, Charles H.: Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Evidence Compilation and Analysis Chair); Other Office: American Society of Neuroradiology (Finance Management Committee). Cordover, Andrew: Royalties: Osprey Biomedical Corp (B); Stock Ownership: Doctors Research Group (1%); Consulting: Stryker Spine (B). Daubs, Michael D.: Royalties: Synthes Spine (F); Consulting: DePuy Synthes Spine (B); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: AOSpine North America (B); Board of Directors: AOSpine North America (B); Fellowship Support: AOSpine North America (D, Paid directly to institution/employer). DeVine, John G.: Nothing to disclose. Dohring, Edward J.: Royalties: Stryker (E, Paid directly to institution/employer); Speaking and/or teaching arrangements: Spine Wave (B, Paid directly to institution/employer); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Education Council Director); Research Support (Staff/Materials): Medtronic (B, Paid directly to institution/employer). Doita, Minoru: Nothing to disclose. Finkenberg, John G.: Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Advocacy Council Director); Research Support (Staff/Materials): Biomet (B). Fish, David E.: Grants: Medtronic (C, Paid directly to institution/employer); Fellowship Support: Boston Scientific (C, Paid directly to institution/employer). France, John C.: Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: AO spine faculty (Amount not disclosed); Fellowship Support: AO Foundation (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Ghogawala, Zoher: Board of Directors: American Association of Neurological Surgeons NeuroPoint Alliance (None), Congress of Neurological Surgeons (Executive Committee), Collaborative Spine Research Foundation (None), North American Spine Society (Clinical Research Development Chair); Other Office: Congress of Neurological Surgeons (Vice President); Research Support (Staff/Materials): Stuart Foundation (F, Paid directly to institution/employer); Grants: NIH (None), PCORi (H, Paid directly to institution/employer). Haro, Hirotaka: Consulting: Teijin Pharma (A, Paid directly to institution/employer). Hilibrand, Alan S.: Royalties: Biomet Spine (F), Amedica (C), Aesculap (B); Stock Ownership: Amedica (<1%), Life Spine (<1%), Spinal Ventures (3%); Private Investments: Benvenue (<1%), Nexgen (<1%), Paradigm Spine (<1%), Pioneer (<1%), PSD (<1%), VertiFlex (<1%); Scientific Advisory Board: Amedica (20,000 shares); Other Office: CSRS (President), AAOS (Communications Cabinet Chair, Board of Directors); Other: North American Spine Society (CME Committee Chair, 2016 Annual Meeting Program Co-chair). Hsieh, Patrick C.: Consulting: DePuy Synthes Spine (C), Medtronic (C); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: Medtronic Sofamor Danek (C). Hsu, Wellington K.: Consulting: Stryker (C, Paid directly to institution/employer), Globus (A), AONA (B), Synthes (A), Medtronic (D, Paid directly to institution/employer), Pioneer (D, Paid directly to institution/employer), Bioventus (B), LifeNet (C, Paid directly to institution/employer); Speaking and/or teaching arrangements: AONA (B); Trips/travel: Stryker (B), Pioneer Surgical (B), Medtronic (B), Bioventus (A), AONA (B); Board of Directors: Lumbar Spine Research Society (None), Cervical Spine Research Society (None); Scientific Advisory Board: Bioventus (None). Kawakami, Mamoru: Nothing to disclose. Khanna, A. Jay: Royalties: Thieme Medical Publishers (B), Ortho Development (B); Private Investments: New Era Orthopaedics (15%), Cortical Concepts (16%), Avitus Orthopaedics (9%); Consulting: Orthofix Spine (C); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: AOSpine North America (B); Trips/Travel: AOSpine North America (A); Scientific Advisory Board: Orthofix Spine (B); Other Office: Johns Hopkins Center for Bioengineering, Innovation and Design (Advisory Board, Paid directly to institution/employer); Grants: Siemens Healthcare (B, Paid directly to institution/employer). Klineberg, Eric O.: Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: DePuy/Synthes Spine (D), AOSpine (B); Grants: AOSpine (D, Paid directly to institution/employer); Fellowship Support: OREF (D, Paid directly to institution/employer), Synthes (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Koda, Masao: Nothing to disclose. Krishnaney, Ajit A.: Nothing to disclose. Lehman, Ronald A.: Consulting: Medtronic (B); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: Medtronic (D), DePuy (C); Grants: Department of Defense (I, Paid directly to institution/employer), Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (I, Paid directly to institution/employer), Defense Medical Research Development Program (F, Paid directly to institution/employer), Centinel Spine (E, Paid directly to institution/employer), DePuy Synthes Spine (C, Paid directly to institution/employer), Medtronic (C, Paid directly to institution/employer), Medtronic (D, Paid directly to institution/employer). Long, William D.: Nothing to disclose. Masashi, Takaso: Nothing to disclose. Matsuyama, Yukihiro: Nothing to disclose. Mitchell, William: Private Investments: South Jersey CyberKnife (<1%); Speaking and/or teaching arrangements: North American Spine Society (B); Trips/Travel: North American Spine Society (B); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Section Development Chair). Mroz, Thomas E.: Stock Ownership: PearlDiver (<1%); Consulting: CeramTec (None); Speaking and/or teaching arrangements: AOSpine (B); Board of Directors: AOSpine North America (Board member); Fellowship Support: AOSpine (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Muehlbauer, Eric J.: Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Executive Director); Other Office: World Spine Care (Advisor). Nagashima, Hideki: Nothing to disclose. O'Brien, David R.: Speaking and/or teaching arrangements: North American Spine Society (B); Trips/Travel: ISIS (Socioeconomic Council Vice-Chair), AAPMR (Travel expenses); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Health Policy Council Director); Other Office: AAPMR (NC CAC Representative). Ohtori, Seiji: Nothing to disclose. Panchal, Ripul R.: Consulting: Precision Spine (A), Biomet (None), Mizuho Orthopedic Systems (B); Board of Directors: California Association of Neurological Surgeons (None); Other Office: North American Spine Society (Patient Safety Committee CME Committee); Research Support (Investigator Salary): Baxter (B); Research Support (Staff and/or Materials): Globus Medical (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Park, Paul: Royalties: Globus Medical (B); Consulting: Globus Medical (B), Medtronic (C), Biomet (C); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: Globus Medical (C); Scientific Advisory Board: Neuralstem (A); Research Support - Investigator Salary: Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation (A, Paid directly to institution/employer); Grants: Blue Cross Blue Shield (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Prather, Heidi: Speaking and/or teaching arrangements: PM&R (Senior Editor for PM&R Journal, Paid directly to institution/employer); Trips/Travel: North American Spine Society (Travel expenses, Paid directly to institution/employer); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (President). Reitman, Charles A.: Trips/Travel: North American Spine Society (Travel expenses); Scientific Advisory Board: Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research (Deputy Editor, B, Paid directly to institution/employer), Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Research Council Director). Resnick, Daniel K.: Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Secretary). Rittenberg, Joshua D.: Nothing to disclose. Rothman, David J.: Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Ethicist); Other Office: Hagens Berman (Expert witness), Farrise (Expert witness); Relationships outside the One Year Requirement: State of Texas/Sheller (Expert witness, Dissolved 3/2012, E). Sakai, Daisuke: Nothing to disclose. Savage, Jason W.: Consulting: Stryker Spine (B). Schoenfeld, Andrew J.: Scientific Advisory Board: The Spine Journal (None); Research Support - Staff and/or Materials: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (C, Paid directly to institution/employer); Grants: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program (E, Paid directly to institution/employer); Other: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Adult Spine Evaluation Committee). Schofferman, Jerome: Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Committee on Ethics and Professionalism Chair). Sciubba, Daniel M.: Consulting: Medtronic (C, Paid directly to institution/employer); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: DePuy Synthes (C, Paid directly to institution/employer), Stryker (B, Paid directly to institution/employer). Sengupta, Dilip K.: Royalties: Globus Medical (D,); Stock Ownership: Globus Medical (<1%); Private Investments: International Spine and Orthopaedic Institute (<1%); Consulting: Globus Medical (None); Scientific Advisory Board: Globus Medical (Travel expenses); Research Support - Staff and/or Materials: Globus Medical (A, Paid directly to institution/employer); Fellowship Support: Globus Medical (A, Paid directly to institution/employer); Other: Globus Medical (Humanitarian Mission in Bangladesh, Paid directly to institution/employer). Shaffrey, Christopher I.: Royalties: Medtronic (F), NuVasive (F), Biomet (F); Stock Ownership: NuVasive (<1%); Consulting: Biomet (B), NuVasive (C); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: NuVasive (B); Trips/Travel: Medtronic (B); Board of Directors: American Board of Neurological Surgery (None); Endowments: John A Jane Professor (E, Paid directly to institution/employer); Research Support - Investigator Salary: NIH (B, Paid directly to institution/employer); Grants: Department of Defense (F, Paid directly to institution/employer); Fellowship Support: AO (E, Paid directly to institution/employer), NREF (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Shin, John H.: Nothing to disclose. Smith, Jeremy S.: Royalties: Spineart (A); Consulting: NuVasive (B); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: NuVasive (B); Fellowship Support: NuVasive (A). Steinmetz, Michael P.: Consulting: Biomet Spine (A), Intellirod Spine (None), DePuy Synthes (C), Stryker Spine (B); Speaking and/or teaching arrangements: Synthes Spine (A); Board of Directors: Congress of Neurological Surgeons (Ex Officio member of the Executive Committee); Relationships Outside the One Year Requirement: Stryker Spine (B). Sullivan, William J.: Trips/Travel: North American Spine Society (B); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Education Publishing Chair). Takeshita, Katsushi: Nothing to disclose. Taneichi, Hiroshi: Nothing to disclose. Truumees, Eeric: Royalties: Stryker Spine (C); Stock Ownership: Doctor's Research Group (<1%); Private Investments: IP Evolutions (33%); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Administration and Development Council Director); Other Office: AAOS Communications Cabinet (Incoming Editor-in-Chief of AAOS Now, Communications Cabinet, travel expenses); Research Support (Investigator Salary): Relievant (B, Paid directly to institution/employer); Research Support (Staff/Materials): Globus (B, Paid directly to institution/employer); Other: Stryker Biotech (None, Paid directly to institution/employer). Vaccaro, Alexander R.: Royalties: DePuy Spine (B), Elsevier Books (B), Alphatec (C), Jaypee Books (C), Taylor Francis (A), Globus (F), Medtronic (G), Aesculap (B), Stryker Spine (G); Stock Ownership: Gamma Spine (1%), Innovative Surgical Design (1%), ElectroCore (<1%), Rothman Institute and related holdings (3%), Cytonics (<1%), Location Based Intelligence (20%), Progressive Spinal Technology (<1%), Computational Biodynamics (<1%), Stout Medical (1%), Bonovo Orthopaedics (<1%), Flagship Surgical (<1%), In Vivo (<1%), Small Bone Innovations (<1%), Cross Current (<1%), Paradigm Spine (<1%), Spineology (<1%), Replication Medical (<1%), Globus (<1%), Flow Pharma (None), Advanced Spinal Intellectual Properties (30%), Spine Medical (<1%), R.S.I. (<1%), Spinicity (1%); Consulting: Gerson Lehrman Group (None), ICON Clinical Research (B), Medtronic (C), Innovative Surgical Design (None), Stout Medical (None), Guidepoint Global (B), MediaCorp (None), Stryker Spine (A), Globus (B), DePuy Spine (B), Ellipse (B), Orthobullets (A); Board of Directors: AO Spine (Knowledge Forum Director), Association of Collaborative Spine Research (President Emeritus), Innovative Surgical Design (None), Spinicity (None), NASS (Past Program Committee Co-Chairman); Other: Employment: Rothman Institute (None), Honorarium for Lectures (None), Grants: NuVasive (None), Grants: Cerapedics (None). Villavicencio, Alan T.: Device or Biologic Distributorship (Physician-Owned Distributorship): Leading Edge Spinal Implants (None); Board of Directors: Justin Parker Neurological Institute (None); Other Office: Boulder Neurosurgical Associates (Managing Partner); Research Support (Investigator Salary). ProFibrix, Medtronic (F, Paid directly to institution/employer). Wang, Jeffrey C.: Royalties: Stryker (A), Osprey (B), Aesculap (B), Biomet (G), Amedica (D), SeaSpine (D), Synthes (C); Stock Ownership: FzioMed (<1%), Alphatec (<1%); Private Investments: Promethean Spine (<1%), Paradigm Spine (<1%), Benvenue (<1%), Nexgen (<1%), Pioneer (<1%), Amedica (<1%), VertiFlex (<1%), ElectroCore (<1%), Surgitech (<1%), AxioMed (<1%), VG Innovations (<1%), CoreSpine (<1%), Expanding Orthopaedics (<1%), Syndicom (<1%), Osprey (<1%), Amedica (<1%), Bone Biologics (<1%), Curative Biosciences (<1%), PearlDiver (<1%); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Treasurer), Cervical Spine Research Society (Travel expenses), AOSpine/AO Foundation (E), Collaborative Spine Research Foundation (None); Fellowship Support: AO Foundation (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Wang, Michael Y.: Royalties: DePuy Spine (E); Consulting: DePuy Spine (E), Aesculap (B); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: DePuy Spine (D); Scientific Advisory Board: ISD (None); Grants: Department of Defense (A, Paid directly to institution/employer). Watanabe, Masahiko: Nothing to disclose. Watters, William C.: Royalties: Stryker Corporation (B); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Past President), World Spine Care (None), American College of Spine Surgeons (None); Other: The Spine Journal (Assistant Editor), Spine Arthroplasty Journal (Assistant Editor), Spine (None), Kirby Glenn Surgical Center (1/22nd minority interest ownership). Wetzel, F. Todd: Stock Ownership: Relievant Medical (<1%); Board of Directors: McKenzie Institute International (B), North American Spine Society (2nd Vice President). Whitcomb, Gregory L.: Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: North American Spine Society (A); Trips/Travel: North American Spine Society (Travel expenses). Yamazaki, Akiyoshi: Relationships Outside the One Year Requirement: Alphatec Spine (Amount not disclosed). Yoshida, Munehito: Nothing to disclose. Yoshii, Toshitaka: Nothing to disclose. Yukawa, Yasutsugu: Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: AOSpine (A, Paid directly to institution/employer).