Jan 13-16, 2023
Spine: Base to Summit 2023
Program Directors: Gregory Mundis, Jr., MD; Rick Sasso, MD; Justin Smith, MD, PhD
Location: Grand Hyatt Vail | Vail, Colorado

For three decades, Spine: Base to Summit has been the leading winter spine meeting. This highly interactive CME course is for all surgeons and fellows who include spine surgery in their practice.

Lively discussions in a casual atmosphere cover adult deformity, degenerative, trauma and tumor, MIS and open surgical procedures.

Ample time is provided for attendees to enjoy time on the slopes with their families.


Register early as the limited space will fill very rapidly! Registration fee includes daily buffet breakfast, après-ski refreshments, wine and cheese reception, and course materials. Guest registration fee includes daily buffet breakfast and wine and cheese reception.

  • Surgeons: $945
  • Fellows/Residents/Allied Health: $695
  • Guests—Adult: $250
  • Guests—Children Ages 5–12: $145


Grand Hyatt Vail | Vail, Colorado

Spine Base to Summit Meeting Hotel-Cosmopolitan

Grand Hyatt Vail | 1300 Westhaven Drive, Vail, Colorado 81657

Reservation Procedure:


Breathtaking views at Grand Hyatt Vail

  • Online: Click Here
  • Phone: 970-476-1234
  • Please provide group code: Spine: Base to Summit when making your reservation over the phone.
  • Deadline: It is recommended that participants book their hotel rooms as soon as possible, as space will fill rapidly. After December 12, 2022 the group room rate will no longer be available.
  • The Grand Hyatt Vail is honoring the discounted group rate 3 days before and 3 days after the meeting.
Hotel Reservations

We are aware that the room block at the Grand Hyatt Vail is currently full and we apologize for the inconvenience. An overflow room block will be available on Monday, December 5th.


Ski Information
Ski Vail and enjoy the winter wonderland

Ski Vail and enjoy the winter wonderland

2022/23 Epic Passes are now on sale. You may purchase a season pass or a 1 thru 7-day pass online.

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CME Information

13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ hours available.



We are partnering with United and American Airlines for the Spine: Base to Summit Meeting, to provide attendees with discounts on airline tickets.

For bookings on United Airlines, please click here for more details. Or visit  https://www.united.com/en/us and use discount code: ZMDD536739

For bookings on American Airlines, the discount can be booked on-line at www.aa.com for AA/AE flights only. Use discount code: 6813DL


Ground Transportation

The link below provides you with a 10% discount on ground transportation services through Epic Mountain Express to and from both Denver International Airport and Eagle County Regional Airport.

Demand is extremely high this year, so we encourage that you book your transportation as early as possible to avoid availability issues.

Reserve Ground Transportation

Address & Maps


Grand Hyatt Vail
1300 Westhaven Drive
Vail, CO 81657 United States
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