Questions & Answers

Registered Attendees

Your login is your email address. To find which email address you used, please click here, select “Find my account by e-mail address” and enter your email address or addresses. Note: If those email addresses are unsuccessful, then the email address could be of the person who registered you for the meeting.

Please visit https://www.spine.org/login, select “I forgot my password” and type e-mail address. Note: If the email addresses you used are unsuccessful, then the email address could be of the person who registered you for the meeting.

Please email [email protected] to resend your confirmation.

The receipt is on the bottom of your confirmation letter. If you need an individualized receipt, please email [email protected].

Please email [email protected] your full name and credentials after the meeting concludes.

Please visit www.spine.org/cme to claim CME credit and to print certificates after the meeting concludes.

The meeting features both Live Schedule and Session Library pre-recorded content that registered attendees can view beginning October 6, 2020. All this content will be accessible on the Annual Meeting website through March 2021 and in your Virtual Lobby indefinitely.

Registered attendees will receive this link via email before the first Live Schedule session begins on October 6, 2020. A link will be sent to the email address you used to register. This is how you will access all of the conference content. You will use the same link each day to access the platform for the Live Schedule and the Session Library content.

You are able to ask questions by participating in the live sessions via the chat window, allowing for dynamic, simultaneous communication. There also will be discussion boards focused on specific topics of interest available throughout the meeting, including the ability to ask questions to faculty by sending a question to a designated email.

You will be available to view both Live Schedule and Session Library session content, participate in discussion boards, and view the product gallery through March 2021. Thereafter, all meeting contant will be accessible indefinitely via your Video Library.

All sessions/presentations will be in English.

Yes, once the Live Schedule sessions conclude on October 9, 2020, the content will be added to the Session Library content for viewing indefinitely.

CME/CE Credit Hour Information

The North American Spine Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

51.25 total CME Credits are available. For the Live Schedule only, the North American Spine Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. For the Session Library Recorded Content, the North American Spine Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 51.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. (This includes the Live Schedule content.) The American Medical Association has determined that physicians not licensed in the US who participate in these CME activities are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits™. (Exact number of credit hours subject to change.)

To claim CME credit and to print certificates after the meeting, please visit www.spine.org/cme. Request usernames and passwords from the login page.

NASS is proud to offer continuing education (CE) units to accommodate nonphysician attendees’ certification requirements. The following indicates the status of CE unit accreditation for nonphysician attendees. Requirements vary for other allied health and advanced practice providers; please contact your licensing organization for their requirements. Physician Assistants: The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts Category 1 credit from AOACCME, prescribed credit from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for the Physician’s Recognition Award from organizations, such as NASS, accredited by the ACCME. Nurse Practitioners: The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME. Requirements vary for other allied health and advanced practice providers; please contact your licensing organization for their requirements. To claim CME credit and to print certificates after the meeting, please visit www.spine.org/cme. Request usernames and passwords from the login page. Please send any questions about CME/CE credit to [email protected].

Since the meeting was virtual, all sessions are available to participants to watch. Participants earn all available credit, no matter what was viewed.

Since the meeting was virtual, you do not need to select which sessions you attended as you would at the in-person meeting. Participants earn all available credit, no matter what was viewed.

a. All CME certificates are held in the participant’s NASS account. Log into your account via www.spine.org/cme and select the desired activity’s associated “CME” button. If the evaluation is complete, a new tab will open with your CME certificate. If the evaluation is not complete, finish and submit the evaluation; refresh your NASS account tab and select the activity’s CME button again. Your certificate will now be available.

Exhibitors

Access Virtual Meeting. Note: Your username is your email address. If you don’t remember your password, ask for a password reset.

Click here and your affiliation with an exhibiting company will be confirmed. A special link will be emailed to you to complete the registration process.

Send a message to staff who will be able to determine your registration status.

Some firewalls have stopped the NASS confirmation from being received. Visit www.spine.org/AMVirtualLobby and log in to the meeting as listed below:

Username: Email Address
Password: If you don't remember your password, click here.

No, you can register/purchase for $75 all the Virtual Meeting content after the Live Schedule concludes and thereafter. Both the Live Schedule and Session Library OnDemand content will be accessible on the Virtual Meeting website (spine.org/AM) through March 2021 and in your Video Library indefinitely. To order, click here.