Expert faculty moderate this highly interactive meeting, providing both surgical and medical interventional perspectives on spine care.

A Unique Winter Spine Meeting

The NASS Evidence & Technology Summit provides both surgical and medical interventional perspectives on spine care. Expert faculty moderate this highly interactive meeting that provides spine specialists with a forum to discuss and debate new technologies, techniques and treatments as well as collaborate with peers on how best to improve patient outcomes.

The Spine Summit takes place in a smaller, relaxed resort setting that provides the perfect atmosphere to openly discuss today’s most important and controversial issues in spine care.

Final Program

Course Directors

John G. DeVine, MD

Michael C. Geraci Jr., MD, PT

Joshua E. Heller, MD

Alan S. Hilibrand, MD

Patrick C. Hsieh, MD, MS

Brandon D. Lawrence, MD

Joshua D. Rittenberg, MD

Jeffrey C. Wang, MD

Jim A. Youssef, MD

What You'll Learn

  • Review the specific pros, cons and scientific evidence regarding today’s newest cutting edge spinal technologies
  • Participate directly in open forum dialogues on critical spinal practice issues and scientific controversies with a panel of key experts in each area
  • Explain to patients the key indications and limitations of the newest and most fundamental spinal therapies available today through focused didactic and open debate formats
  • Evaluate the advantages and drawbacks of several new spinal technologies as they apply to cases commonly encountered in spinal surgical practice

General registration fees include: In-person attendance for all education sessions, breakfasts and refreshments (February 22-25) and the Welcome Reception (February 23).

Virtual registration: For Health Care Providers and interested parties who cannot attend the physical meeting. The Virtual option does not allow access to the discounted NASS hotel rate, attendance at the physical meeting.

Registration Category Early Bird After 1/22
Member Physician $750 $850
Member Affiliated Healthcare $450 $550
Member Emeritus $450 $550
Member Resident/Fellow $450 $550
Nonmember Physician $850 $950
Nonmember Affiliated Healthcare* $550 $650
Nonmember Resident/Fellow** $550 $650
Commercial Business Interest $850 $950
Spouse*** $175 $175
Member Virtual Registration (Live Stream & Ondemand) $160 $160
Nonmember Virtual Registration (Live Stream & Ondemand) $236.20 $236.20
* Nonmember Affiliate Health: Employed by a hospital, healthcare network, university or free-standing facility administering care to patients (e.g. DC, PA, NP, RN, PT)
** Nonmember Resident/Fellow: Must provide a letter on letterhead from program director to (630) 230-3709. See policies for more information.
*** Commercial Business: Nonclinical professional with interest in spine field but does not treat patients. Not permitted to purchase guest registrations.
**** Spouse: Limited to 1 person. Includes breakfasts, lunches and welcome reception. This option MAY NOT be used to register associates who will be attending scientific sessions. Commercial Business are not permitted to purchase Spouse registrations.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation must be submitted via email to on or before January 31, to receive a refund less cancellation processing fee(s). Cancellation processing fees: conference registration $125, and guests $50. There will be no refunds after January 31 regardless of cause. Note: Registrations are not transferable and there are no substitutions. NASS reserves the right to cancel, reschedule programs or change course locations due to circumstances beyond its control or close registration when programs are oversubscribed. For these reasons, registrants are advised against purchasing nonrefundable airline tickets. NASS is not responsible for penalties incurred as a result of cancelled transportation fares. Written, verbal or fax notice of cancellation will be given within five (5) working days of the actual date of the program whenever possible.

Hotel & Travel

Grand Summit Hotel at The Canyons Resort

4000 Canyons Resort Drive, Park City, UT 84098

Grand Summit Hotel Rooms $299 nightly
Sundial Hotel Rooms $236 nightly
Silverado Hotel Rooms $236 nightly

Rates do not include tax or the $25/night resort fee.

The meeting will be held in the Grand Summit Lodge. The Sundial and Silverado are both a five-minute walk or a three-minute shuttle ride from the Grand Summit.

Tel: 1-888-CANYONS (888-226-9667)

When calling, please identify yourself as attending the Evidence & Technology Spine Summit. Hotel Cutoff is January 23, 2017. After that date, the discounted rate may not be available. Reserve your accommodations early, as hotel may sell out prior to cutoff date.


Showcase your latest technology to a captivated Spine Community

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.