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2015 Evidence & Technology Spine Summit OnDemand

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




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Course Directors

Darrel S. Brodke, MD

Alan S. Hilibrand, MD

Jeffrey C. Wang, MD


Jim A. Youssef, MD

Michael C. Geraci, MD, PT

William J. Sullivan, MD

The Evidence & Technology Spine Summit OnDemand is a virtual registration, granting access to recordings of all educational sessions. This includes symposia, keynote presentations, discussions/debates and ePosters. View the program to find a schedule of sessions that are available in the recorded content.

Expert faculty address surgical and medical/interventional topics on the latest spine care technology and techniques through a dynamic educational program that will include an in-depth review of current and emerging spine technology.

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

  • 23.5

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:

  • Adjacent Segment Pathology and Proximal Junctional Failures
  • Cervical Myelopathy
  • Cervicothoracic Evaluation and Treatment
  • Epidural Steroid Injections and Differential Diagnostic Blocks for the Cervical and Thoracic Spine: Pro and Con
  • Exercises for the Cervical and Thoracic Spine
  • Global Spinal Alignment
  • Identifying High Value Care for Spinal Conditions
  • Novel Technologies in Both Surgical and Medical Treatment
  • Outcome Assessments and Clinical Predictions Rules for Neck and Low Back Pain: Pro and Con
  • Political Update and Healthcare Economics: Strategies for Healthcare Management in the Future
  • Regenerative Medicine in the Spine
  • Role of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the Patient with Cervical and Thoracic Pain: What Do We Tell Our Patients?
  • SI Joint Pathology and Treatment: Fact or Fiction
  • Surgical Case Presentations: My Worst Complication
  • Value and Minimally Invasive Surgery


  • Member: $199.00
  • Non-Member: $299.00
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Abitbol, Jean-Jacques: Royalties: Osprey (B); Private Investments: SpineCore (<1%), Amedica (<1%), Paradigm Spine (<1%), SurgiFile (<1%); Consulting: Stryker (C), Synthes (C); Scientific Advisory Board: K2M (C). Anderson, D. Greg: Royalties: Medtronic (D), DePuy Synthes Spine (G); Stock Ownership: ISD (25%); Private Investments: Spinicity (20%); Consulting: Globus (A); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: DePuy Synthes Spine (Consulting disclosed); Trips/Travel: DePuy Synthes Spine (Consulting disclosed); Board of Directors: Society of Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery (None); Scientific Advisory Board: ISD (None); Other Office: Society for Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery (Chairman). Andersson, Gunnar B.: Stock Ownership: Biomerix (<1%), Bonovo Orthopaedics (<1%), Crosstrees Biomedical (<1%), Ouroboros (<1%), Spartek Medical (<1%), Spinal Kinetics (<1%); Private Investments: Ascent Biomedical (<1%); Consulting: Zimmer (B); Board of Directors: International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery (None); Scientific Advisory Board: Zimmer (B), BioSET (B), Ouroboros (None), Spartek Medical (Stock ownership disclosed), Spinal Kinetics (Stock ownership disclosed), United Healthcare (B). Araghi, Ali: Royalties: Globus (A); Stock Ownership: TransCorp (2%); Private Investments: PDP (<1%), Bonovo (<1%), ISOI (<1%), Cold Plasma Technologies (<1%), SurgiFile (<1%), Ouroboros (<1%); Consulting: Globus (A), Alphatec Spine (None), VTI (None); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: LDR (None); Board of Directors: American Board of Spine Surgery (None); Scientific Advisory Board: Trinity Ortho (None); Research Support - Investigator Salary: LDR (E), VertiFlex (A). Bae, Hyun W.: Royalties: Stryker (D), NuVasive (D), Zimmer (B), Biomet (B); Stock Ownership: DiFusion (<1%), Spinal Restoration (<1%); Private Investments: Ascent (20%); Consulting: Stryker (C); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: Synthes (C); Board of Directors: Prosydian (Stock ownership); Scientific Advisory Board: Spinal Restoration (Stock ownership), DiFusion (Stock ownership disclosed). Bellabarba, Carlo: Relationships Outside the One-Year Requirement: Synthes (Dissolved 10/2010, Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangement, B). Berven, Sigurd H.: Royalties: Medtronic (G); Stock Ownership: Co-Align (<1%); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: Medtronic (C), Stryker Spine (B), Globus Medical (C); Trips/Travel: Scoliosis Research Society (Travel expenses, Paid directly to institution/employer); Board of Directors: Globus (None); Grants: AOSpine (E, Paid directly to institution/employer), Globus (D, Paid directly to institution/employer); Fellowship Support: Globus Medical (D). Bono, Christopher M.: Royalties: Wolters Kluwer (B); Consulting: Harvard Clinical Research Institute (None), United Health Care (Advisory Board, B); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (1st Vice President); Other Office: JAAOS (Deputy Editor, B), The Spine Journal (Deputy Editor). Brodke, Darrel S.: Royalties: Amedica (E), DePuy Synthes (H), Medtronic (C); Stock Ownership: Amedica (<0.5%), VertiFlex (<0.1%); Consulting: Amedica (B); Board of Directors: CSRS (None), AOSpine (None); Fellowship Support: AOSpine (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Cheng, David S.: Nothing to Disclose. Choma, Theodore J.: Stock Ownership: Gentis (<1%); Consulting: Stryker Spine (C); Scientific Advisory Board: Gentis (None). Chutkan, Norman B.: Royalties: Globus Medical (E); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: AO North America (Travel expenses); Scientific Advisory Board: Orthopedics Journal (None). Dailey, Andrew T.: Royalties: Biomet (B); Consulting: Biomet (B); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: AO North America (B); Research Support - Staff and/or Materials: Stryker (C); Relationships Outside the One-Year Requirement: Biomet (Dissolved 2008, Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements, 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); Consulting: VertiFlex (B, Paid directly to institution/employer), Titan Spine (A, Paid directly to institution/employer); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: Stryker (C, Paid directly to institution/employer), Spine Wave (C, Paid directly to institution/employer); Trips/Travel: Medtronic (A, Paid directly to institution/employer); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (CME Committee Chair, B); Research Support - Staff and/or Materials: Medtronic (B, Paid directly to institution/employer). Donelson, Ronald G.: Stock Ownership: Integrated Mechanical Care (4%); Consulting: Integrated Mechanical Care & McKenzie Institute (B); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: Integrated Mechanical Care & McKenzie Institute (B); Trips/Travel: Integrated Mechanical Care & McKenzie Institute (B); Other Office: Integrated Mechanical Care (Medical Director). Finkenberg, John G.: Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Advocacy Council Director); Research Support - Staff and/or 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: AOSpine (Amount not disclosed); Fellowship Support: AO Foundation (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Geraci, Michael C.: Nothing to disclose. 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). Kang, James D.: Research Support - Staff and/or Materials: Synthes (F, Paid directly to institution/employer). Khanna, A. Jay: Royalties: Thieme Medical Publishers (B); Private Investments: New Era Orthopaedics (15%), Cortical Concepts (16%), Boss Medical (9%); Consulting: Orthofix Spine (D); 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). Lawrence, Brandon D.: Speaking and/or teaching arrangements: AOSpine North America (A); Grants: AOSpine North America (D); Fellowship Support: AOSpine North America (E). Lehman, Ronald A.: Grants: DARPA (G, Paid directly to institution/employer), Centinel Spine (E, Paid directly to institution/employer), DePuy Synthes Spine (C, Paid directly to institution/employer), DMRDP (H, Paid directly to institution/employer). Long, William D.: Nothing to Disclose. Lutz, Gregory E.: Nothing to disclose. Mayer, E. Kano A.: Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: North American Spine Society (Travel expenses); Trips/Travel: North American Spine Society (B), AANEM (B). McIntyre, John J.: Nothing to disclose. 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), North American Spine Society (Education Council Director); Fellowship Support: AOSpine (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Panchal, Ripul R.: Consulting: Precision Spine (None), Mizuho Orthopedic Systems (B); Board of Directors: California Association of Neurological Surgeons (None); Other Office: North American Spine Society (Patient Safety Committee); Research Support - Investigator Salary: Baxter Healthcare Corporation (A); Research Support - Staff and/or Materials: Globus Medical (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Park, Paul: Royalties: Globus Medical (None); Consulting: Globus Medical (B), Medtronic (B); Speaking and/or teaching arrangements: Globus Medical (C), DePuy Synthes (B); Scientific Advisory Board: Neuralstem (A); Grants: NIH (B, Paid directly to institution/employer), Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Patel, Alpesh A.: Royalties: Amedica (B); Stock Ownership: Amedica (<1%), Cytonics (<1%), Nocimed (<1%), Vital5 (<1%); Consulting: Amedica (B), Stryker (B), Biomet (None), DePuy (B); Board of Directors: Lumbar Spine Research Society (None), Cervical Spine Research Society (None), Indo-American Spine Alliance (None); Fellowship Support: OREF (D), Omega (B); Other: Amedica (<1%). Polly, David W.: Trips/Travel: Scoliosis Research Society (B); Board of Directors: Scoliosis Research Society (None); Grants: Department of Defense (G, Paid directly to institution/employer), OREF (F, Paid directly to institution/employer), Pediatric Spine and Chest Wall Foundation (C, Paid directly to institution/employer), Minnesota Medical Foundation (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Reed, Michael L.: Nothing to disclose. Riew, K. Daniel: Royalties: Biomet (F), Osprey (C), Medtronic Sofamor Danek (G), Medyssey (A); Stock Ownership: Osprey (<1%), Expanding Orthopedics (<1%), Spineology (<1%), Spinal Kinetics (<1%), Nexgen Spine (<1%), Amedica (<1%), VertiFlex (<1%), Benvenue (<1%), Paradigm Spine (<1%), PSD (<1%), Medyssey (<1%); Trips/Travel: Broadwater (Travel expenses), Selby Spine (Travel expenses), Scoliosis Research Society (Travel expenses), North American Spine Society (Travel expenses), DePuy Synthes (Travel expenses); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (CME Committee Chair), Cervical Spine Research Society (None), AOSpine (E), Spine Journal (None); Research Support - Staff and/or Materials: AOSpine (B, Paid directly to institution/employer), Spinal Dynamics/Medtronic (C, Paid directly to institution/employer), Cerapedics (A, Paid directly to institution/employer); Fellowship Support: AOSpine (E, Paid directly to institution/employer). Rittenberg, Joshua D.: Nothing to Disclose. 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 & Professionalism Chair). 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 (Travel expenses, Dissolved 2011, Paid directly to institution/employer). Smith, Jeremy S.: Consulting: Spineart (B); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: DePuy (C). Spiker, W. Ryan: Nothing to disclose. Sullivan, William J.: Trips/Travel: North American Spine Society (B); Board of Directors: North American Spine Society (Education Publishing Chair). Tauzell, Ryan A.: Nothing to disclose. Villavicencio, Alan T.: Device or Biologic Distributorship (Physician-Owned Distributorship): Leading Edge Spinal Implants (A); Stock Ownership: Lanx (2%, Founder); Board of Directors: Justin Parker Neurological Institute (None); Other Office: Boulder Neurosurgical Associates (Managing Partner); Research Support - Investigator Salary: ProFibrix (F, Paid directly to institution/employer), Medtronic (F, Paid directly to institution/employer). Wang, Jeffrey C.: Royalties: Stryker (B), Osprey (B), Aesculap (B), Biomet (F), 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, B), Cervical Spine Research Society (Travel expenses), AOSpine/AO Foundation (F), Collaborative Spine Research Foundation (None); Fellowship Support: AO Foundation (E, Paid directly to institution/employer); Other: DePuy-Synthes/AO Foundation (B). Whitcomb, Gregory L.: Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: North American Spine Society (A); Trips/Travel: North American Spine Society (A). Wong, David A.: Royalties: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins (A); Stock Ownership: Denver Integrated Imaging North (<1%), Huron Shores (50%); Consulting: Anulex (B), United Healthcare (B); Speaking and/or Teaching Arrangements: Anulex (None); Trips/Travel: DePuy Synthes (A), Stryker (A); Scientific Advisory Board: United Healthcare (B); Research Support - Staff and/or Materials: Cervitech/NuVasive (A), Anulex (B). Youssef, Jim A.: Royalties: NuVasive (E), Osprey Medical (E), Amedica (E), Integra (E); Stock Ownership: Amedica (<1%), Benvenue Medical (<1%), Paradigm Spine (<1%), Promethean Surgical Devices (<1%), Spinal Ventures (<1%), VertiFlex (<1%); Private Investments: Amedica (<1%), VertiFlex (<1%), Benvenue (<1%), NuVasive (<1%); Consulting: Integra (Amount not disclosed), NuVasive (Amount not disclosed), Amedica (Amount not disclosed); Board of Directors: Durango Orthopedic Associates (None); Research Support - Staff and/or Materials: Globus Medical (C, Paid directly to institution/employer), NuVasive (C, Paid directly to institution/employer), VertiFlex (C, Paid directly to institution/employer), Integra (C, Paid directly to institution/employer).

Disclosures current as of January 20, 2015.