Dec 1-2, 2023
9th Annual International Spinal Deformity Symposium (ISDS)
Chairs: Lawrence G. Lenke, MD; Frank J. Schwab, MD; Christopher I. Shaffrey, MD
Directors: Michael Kelly, MD, MSc; Han Jo Kim, MD; Ronald A. Lehman, Jr., MD; Justin S. Smith, MD, PhD
Location: Convene Convention Center | New York, New York


Join Us at ISDS 2023

The course chairs and directors invite you to attend this interactive and in-depth program on spinal deformity. Sessions are case-based and structured to tackle each deformity condition from beginning to end, including:

  • Review of relevant research
  • Analysis of imaging and decision-making
  • Step-by-step treatment options
  • Post-op outcomes and complications
  • Tips & pearls from expert faculty

You’ll return to your practice with numerous insights to use right away. See you in New York for ISDS 2023!


Call for Abstracts

Selected abstracts will be accepted for Podium Presentation at ISDS 2023 on Saturday, December 2, 2023, and published in the course Program Book. Additional abstracts will be accepted for ePresentation via videos available to course attendees. Note that each surgeon will have only one submission accepted for podium presentation at ISDS 2023.

Abstract Submission CLOSED on SEPTEMBER 22.
Authors will be notified by October 10, 2023.
Presenters must register by October 23, 2023.


Young Surgeon Grant Opportunity

Residents, fellows, and surgeons within their first 3 years of practice are invited to apply for an educational grant to attend ISDS 2023.

Apply by October 6!
  • Recipients will receive complimentary course registration plus up to $500 in reimbursement of travel expenses.
  • Grant recipients will be required to attend a Young Surgeon Event the evening of Friday, December 1.
  • Apply by October 6, 2023.
  • Notification of decisions will be sent by October 10, 2023.
Apply Now


Register by November 1 to get the best price! Registration includes program sessions, course materials, and meals listed in program.

Registration Fees:

  • Surgeon: $975
  • Resident, Fellow, PA, Nurse, other Health Care Provider: $795

Registration Details:

  • Corporate/Industry Registration:
    • Corporate representatives must register through an exhibiting company. Please contact Val Broyles for details.
  • Register early!
    • This course has sold out in the past. Individuals who register after the course is full will be placed on a wait list and contacted if space becomes available.

Convene Convention Center | New York, New York

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Conference Location:
ISDS 2023 will be held at Convene, a modern and sophisticated event venue in West Midtown.
Convene | 117 West 46th Street New York, NY 10036

Hotel Accommodations:
Hotel accommodations for the meeting are offered at The Muse New York, a boutique hotel just steps from Convene, and with convenient access to all that Midtown has to offer.
The Muse New York  | 130 West 46th Street, New York, NY 10036

Room Rate:

  • Deluxe King: $469*
  • Executive King: $509*

*Plus taxes and porterage fees; single or double occupancy; limited availability of each room type

Reservation Instructions:
Click Here to make your reservation or call (212) 485-2400 and mention the group code 2311INTE for the International Spinal Deformity block at The Muse New York.

It is recommended that participants book their hotel rooms as soon as possible, as space will fill rapidly. Reservations at the group rate may not be available after November 1, 2023 or if the room block is full.

Hotel Reservations | Deadline Nov 1

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Convene Convention Center
117 W 46th Street
New York, NY 60601 United States
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