May 31, 2024
The 9th Annual Safety in Spine Surgery Summit
Chairman: Michael G. Vitale, MD, MPH
Co-chairs: Lawrence G. Lenke, MD; Rajiv Sethi, MD
Directors: Philip Louie, MD; A. Noelle Larson, MD
Location: The Heart Conference Center / New York-Presbyterian Hospital | New York, New York

We invite you to join us for the 9th Annual Safety in Spine Surgery Summit. Join an expert faculty for a fresh look at optimizing safety in spine surgery! We’ll explore new topics such as:

  •  How Can Enabling Technologies Improve Outcomes?
  •  Avoiding Complications with New Techniques

Plus, bring your whole care team for discussions on:

  • Building and Maintaining an Expert OR Staff
  • Collaborating with the Next Generation

Contact us for group discounts on registration!

Hotel Reservations Coming Soon!

Call for Abstracts

Submit your abstract, paper, or project for an opportunity to present from the podium and win the Best Paper Award of $500!

Abstract submissions for the Safety Summit do not need to be formal papers, but rather should present any project that made a difference in spine surgery quality, safety, or value. Submission welcome in any area of spine surgery safety, including:

  • Neuro safety
  • Infection
  • AVB
  • Enabling Technology
  • Host Optimization
  • Systems, Culture, Etc.

Dates and Deadlines:

Submission Deadline: February 20, 2024
Notifications Sent: March 20, 2024
Presenter Registration Deadline: April 19, 2024

  • Surgeons: $795
  • Fellows/Residents/Allied Health: $425
  • Healthcare administration, corporate personnel: $795
  • Register by April 30 to get these Early Bird prices! All registration types +$100 after April 30.

Other Details:

  • The program will commence at 7:30 am and adjourn at 4:00 pm on Friday, May 31, 2024.
  • Registration includes breakfast, breaks, lunch, and meeting materials.
The Heart Conference Center / New York-Presbyterian Hospital | New York, New York

The Park Lane Hotel, New York City

Meeting Hotel: The Park Lane Hotel New York | 36 Central Park South, New York, New York

The Park Lane Hotel New York, an elegant new property just steps from Central Park in Midtown. Explore nearby Central Park, MoMA, Rockefeller Center, 5th Avenue shopping, and more.

Meeting Location: Heart Conference Center at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital | 173 Fort Washington Avenue, New York, 10032

Hotel Reservations:
Check back soon for information on how to reserve a room at the group rate.

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The Heart Conference Center / New York-Presbyterian Hospital
173 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032 United States
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