Discover the Latest in MIS through a Hands-on Workshop,
Didactic Sessions and Presentations.

Experience ISMISS 2017

The 35th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery features a full-day cadaver workshop focusing on minimally invasive surgical techniques ranging from transforaminal discectomy to MIS decompression of stenosis and lumbar fusion, and cervical discectomy. Didactic sessions will feature symposia, plenary sessions focusing on the advancing field of MIS surgery, point/counterpoint debates, peer-reviewed submitted abstracts, and case-based presentations and discussions.

Final Program

The North American Spine Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The North American Spine Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Medical Association has determined that physicians not licensed in the US to participate in this CME activity are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Hands-on cadaver course
in current techniques in
minimally invasive spine surgery

Wednesday, January 18 | 9:00am - 2:00pm
Spine Education & Research Center (SERC)

This hands-on cadaver course will focus on the major currently available minimally invasive surgical techniques, including transforaminal discectomy, lateral transforaminal fusion, cervical microendoscopic discectomy, lumbar microendoscopic discectomy, transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion, and lateral lumbar interbody fusion. Using a state-of-the-art facility, these techniques will be taught by the world’s experts in each of these techniques.

The North American Spine Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Just $799
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**Shuttle service will be provided to and from the Swissotel**

Schedule & Registration

Registration fee is just $699 and Resident/Fellow rate of $250

General registration fees include:
All education sessions beginning on Thursday, January 19 through Friday, January 20; beverage breaks and networking lunch (Thursday and Friday); and Welcome Reception (Wednesday evening).

Note: Hands-on Course (additional fee) is held on Wednesday, January 18.

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9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Hands-on Cadaver Course in Current Techniques in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Location: Spine Education and Research Center (SERC)
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Plenary Session I: ISMISS Symposium

Location: Zurich DEFG
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Plenary Session IV: Case-based Debates

Location: Zurich DEFG
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Plenary Session V: NASS Symposium

Location: Zurich DEFG
3:00 PM - 4:40 PM

Plenary Session VIII: Case-based Debates

Location: Zurich DEFG

Exhibit

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Hotel & Travel

Swissotel - Chicago

Reserve by Phone: 1-888-737-9477
Reference: ISMISS2017 to get the discounted hotel rates

*Reservations are made on a first-come, first-served basis and are subject to room availability; the discounted rate may not apply after the cut-off date. Meeting registration must be completed and processed within two weeks of reserving your hotel room. If not, your hotel room will be cancelled without notice.

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