Summer Spine Symposium

This page is designed for Registered Attendees of the Summer Spine Symposium to complete their plans for attending the meeting. If you would like general information on the meeting content, location, program, and more, visit the main Event Page.

Location & Accommodations

Course Location & Accommodations

The course will be held at Grand Summit Hotel, Park City, Utah, a classic American West ski lodge with sophisticated amenities and elegant service.

Address: 4000 Canyons Resort Dr, Park City, UT 84098 — See Map

Grand Summit Hotel Rooms

Rates & Room Types

Our guest block at Grand Summit is a mix of standard guestrooms and spacious 1-bedroom condos. However, many 2-bedroom condos are also available at the rate of $499 p/night. If you’re booking for a family or group, be sure to call the hotel and ask what options are available.

  • Standard Hotel Room: $299.00 (+tax/fees)
  • One Bedroom Condo: $379.00 (+tax/fees)

Reservations Procedure

  • Phone: 855-948-0697 | choose option 1, then option 3
    • The reservation desk open from 8am-5pm MT. Reference the group code BPCSSS24 or the group name 2024 Summer Spine Symposium.
    • If you are booking bonus dates before/after the Symposium (up to +/-3 days at the group rate), or would like information on condos, please call to book.

Booking Deadline

June 17, 2024


Amenities of this hotel include:

  • On-site garage parking, valet available
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Complimentary Hi-Speed Wireless Internet
  • Restaurants and lounges
  • Onsite laundry
  • Year-round heated outdoor pool and hot tubs
  • Fitness center
  • Spa treatments

For Booking ONLY During the Main Conference Dates

If you are booking only during the main conference dates, you can book online.  Confirmation may take up to 48 hours to arrive by email.

Reservations Policies

To reserve a room a valid credit card is required at the time of booking, with 100% due 7 days before arrival. All payments are non-refundable.

Registration Policies

Registration Deadline

June 17th

Corporate/Industry Registration

Corporate representatives must register through an exhibiting company. Please contact Alison Matta for details at Alison Matta or 630-681-1040 x300


Register early! There is limited space available for this course. Individuals who register after the course is full will be placed on a wait list and contacted if space becomes available.

Cancellation Policy

  • You may cancel your registration for a full refund in case of health-related travel restrictions (from institution or state or federal government) or medical emergency.
  • Cancellation for other reasons: Full refund less $150 administrative fee if cancelled prior to June 17. No refunds after June 17. Other costs incurred by the registrant, such as airline or hotel penalties, are the responsibility of the registrant.
  • In the unlikely event that health restrictions prevent us from holding the Summer Spine Symposium in person, 50% of registration fees will be refunded, and 50% of registration fees will be applied either to a virtual meeting, or to next year’s meeting.

Registration Fees

Surgeon: $795*

Current fellows, allied health, admins: $95

Late Registration Fee (after June 17): +$95

*Speakers and current and former fellows of the two spine programs will be offered special discounts. Please contact Alison Matta for details.

Registration includes program sessions, course materials, and meals and events listed in program.

Register Today

Space will fill rapidly! Make sure to register today for this elite symposium.

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Group Activities

We have planned an array of four summer activities for you to enjoy with your families and colleagues during the program’s open afternoons. You must sign up for these activities in advance of the meeting.

Summer Spine Golf Tournament

All golfers in attendance are invited to participate in the Summer Spine Golf Tournament, even if you’re not an alum of Cedars-Sinai Spine or Och Spine hospital. In addition to awarding the banner of victory to the winningest spine program, recognition will also be awarded for challenge holes and best scoring players. Questions? Contact Alison Matta.

Date: Friday, July 19
Time: 10:45 am shotgun start; conclude by 3:00 pm
Location: Canyons Golf at Grand Summit (onsite, no transportation required)
Deadline: Sign up by June 14, 2024

  • We will contact you after registration with more details.
  • Sandwiches and drinks are available for purchase on-course. Water is provided.
  • No cancellations are permitted after June 14, 2024. Pairing will be announced in advance of the meeting.

Note: Conflicts with other optional group activities available (Day at the Range, Mountain Biking, and Horseback Trail Ride)

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Day at the Range

Join your fellow Challenge Cup participants in an Archery and Trapshooting Round-Robin event at North Forty Ranch where you can test your aim for the glory of your spine program. Bonus! Enjoy a freshly-smoked BBQ meal prepared as you arrive for a full high west experience.

Date: Friday, July 19
Time: 10:45 am shuttle departure from Grand Summit Hotel
Return by 2:00 pm
Age Limits: Ages 12 yrs. old and up
Deadline: Sign up by June 14, 2024
Cost: $275 p/person

  • Includes shuttle, BBQ lunch, all necessary gear, bows/arrows, firearms, and ammo
  • No cancellations after June 17, 2024

*Note: Conflicts with Golf Tournament and other optional group activities

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Mountain Biking

Enjoy mountain views on a guided mountain biking tour on a brand-new Scott Genius bike. Experienced guides show you the best trails, tailored to the level of the group. Includes helmet, transportation, water, and snacks.

Date: Friday, July 19, 2024
Time: 12:30 pm shuttle pickup; return ~3:30 pm
Age Limits: Must be a confident cyclist
Deadline: Sign up by June 14, 2024
Cost: $180.00 p/rider

  • Helmets provided
  • No cancellations after June 14. 2024
  • In the event of insufficient enrollment, this event may be cancelled; you will be notified by June 25, 2024 and fully refunded

Horseback Trail Ride

Date: Friday, July 19, 2024
Time: 12:30 pm shuttle departure from Grand Summit Hotel (eat lunch before you go!)
Return by 3:00 pm
Age Limits: Ages 8 yrs. and up
Deadline: Sign up by July 15, 2024
Cost: $180 p/person | includes shuttle and all gear

  • No cancellation after July 15, 2024
  • If the required minimum of 10 participants is not met, others from outside the program may be included in this activity. Shuttles from the hotel will remain private to the group.

Note: Conflicts with other optional group activities (Golf, Day at the Range, and Mountain Biking)

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