Course Program

Spine IEP Fellows and Young Surgeons' Course

Nov20-22, 2020-Presenters and times are subject to change

Friday, November 20th, 2020

3:00 PM The Fairmont hotel check-in

SYMPOSIUM BEGINS

5:15 PM Registration & Cocktail Reception

6:00 PM Welcome Message and Introduction

 

CASE PRESENTATIONS/DEBATES AND PANEL DISCUSSION  

6:05 PM Degenerative Lumbar Scoliosis | 
Panel

6:20 PMCervical Myelopathy |
Panel

6:35 PM Understanding Ancillary Opportunities | 

6:50 PMAdjourn

Saturday, November 21st, 2020

6:30 AM Breakfast

7:30 AM Welcome & Introduction | 

PRINCIPLES OF TREATMENT | 

7:35 AM Spinal Alignment: What Parameters Are Essential to Measure in My Everyday Practice? | 

7:45 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

7:50 AM MIS TLIF: Technique Pearls and Outcomes | 
8:00 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

8:05 AM Lateral Interbody Fusion: Technique Pearls and Outcomes | 
8:15 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

8:20 AM Lumbar Fusion: When and Why: ALIF, TLIF, LLIF, 360 | 

8:35 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

8:40 AM Adult Deformity: Surgical Treatment | 
8:50 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

8:55 AM Deformity Case | 
9:05 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

9:10 AM Adjourn

BREAKOUT SESSION I

9:10 AM-10:45 AM  Didactic Sessions with Industry

INTERMISSION

10:45 AM Coffee and Refreshment Break

PRINCIPLES OF TREATMENT | 

10:55 AM Managing Common Complications | 

11:05 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

11:10 AM Navigation and Robotics in Practice: Marketing or Value? | 
11:20 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

11:25 AM Fusion Biologics: Alternatives? What, When, and how? | 
11:37 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

11:42 AM SI-joint Diagnosis and Treatment | 
11:52 PM Topic Discussion and Q&A

LUNCH

12:00 PM  Lunch

BREAKOUT SESSION II

1:00 PM -2:35 PM Didactic Sessions with Industry:

CERVICAL RADICULOPATHY | 

2:35 PM Cervical TDR: When, Which, how? | 
2:45 PM Topic Discussion and Q&A


LATERAL SURGERY: DEBATE | 

2:50 PM Trans-psoas is Tried and Proven | 

2:56 PM Pre-psoas Reduces Complications | 
3:02 PM Topic Discussion and Q&A

3:12 PM A Primer on Bundled Payments: Preparing for the Future |

BREAK OUT SESSION III

3:32  PM-5:15 PM

 

Didactic Sessions with Industry

5:15 PM Adjourn

Sunday, November 22nd, 2020

 6:30 AM Breakfast

TRANSITIONING FROM FELLOWSHIP INTO PRACTICE

7:30 AM Alumni Roundtable: What to Expect in Your First Year of Practice | 

8:10 AM - 8:25 AM Dealings with Industry and Future Trends | 

8:30 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

9:00 AM Finding the Right Practice: Academics v. Private Practice |

Panel

9:05 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

9:25 AM Getting Started: Dos and Don'ts in Your First Year of Practice | 

9:30 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

9:50 AM Whirlwind Tour of Billing and Coding |

9:55 AM Topic Discussion and Q&A

SYMPOSIUM ENDS

10:00 AM Closing Remarks | Glenn Abel & Andrew Wolpe