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Spine: Base to Summit 2021

Spine: Base to Summit, A CME Spine Meeting, 2021 Program Directors: Todd J. Albert, MD; Christopher Shaffrey, MD

For 31 years, Spine: Base to Summit has been the leading winter spine meeting. This highly interactive advanced CME course is for orthopaedic and neurological surgeons, fellows and residents who include spine surgery in their practice. Lively discussions in a casual atmosphere cover 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.

“Excellent format and location”

Registration

Register early as the limited space will fill very rapidly!

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Registration Fees:

Surgeons: $845

Fellows/Residents/Allied Health: $595

Guests—Adult: $195

Guests—Children Ages 5–12: $95

  • 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.

Risk-free Registration Policy

Despite the COVID-19 situation you can register for Spine: Base to Summit without risk. If you need to cancel your attendance due to COVID-19 related travel restrictions (implemented by your institution or a state or federal government agency) your registration will be refunded in full. To receive your refund, an email with documentation highlighting the reason for cancellation must be sent to Nancy Henkel at nhenkel@broad-water.com

First Time Attendees

First time attendees receive a discount off the registration fees. If you are a first time attendee, contact Nancy Henkel at nhenkel@broad-water.com to receive the discount code before registering.

Location

Grand Hyatt Vail

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1300 Westhaven Drive
Vail, Colorado 81657 USA

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Hotel Accommodations

Spine: Base to Summit-Hotel Talisa

Grand Hyatt Vail

1300 Westhaven Drive
Vail, Colorado 81657 USA

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Room Rate: $419 plus $38 resort fee and taxes per night for a Superior category room. Superior category rooms are 350 square feet and sleep up to 4 people. The hotel does have a limited number of suites for an additional fee per night.

Reservation Procedure:

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 14, 2020, 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.

Ski Information

Spine: Base to Summit-Ski Information

This year, lift tickets may be directly purchased from Epic Pass®.

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New for the 2020/21 season, Epic Coverage is included FREE for all pass holders, and provides refunds associated with certain personal events, including illness, job loss, and injury. It also expands coverage to protect you from certain resort closures, such as any due to COVID-19.

CME

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

SMISS 2020 Virtual Annual Forum

Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (SMISS) Annual Forum ’20

SMISS ANNUAL FORUM CHAIRMEN: Ronald A. Lehman, Jr., MD; Isaac L. Moss, MDCM, MASc, FRCSC; William Taylor, MD

The SMISS Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to cancel the live 2020 SMISS Annual Forum.

True to our focus on innovation, SMISS will be offering a fun and engaging virtual meeting over our original dates of October 29–31, 2020. We’ll have lectures from international MISS experts and top abstracts presented virtually, tech updates from industry about cutting edge products, a 3-D exhibit hall to explore and win prizes, and an on-demand educational library that will become your go-to resource on all things MISS.

Save the Date to join us online! Registration opens September 15.

Further Information:

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Pediatric Orthopedic Techniques Lab 2020

Cancelled—The 5th Annual Pediatric Orthopedic Surgical Techniques Lab (POST)

CHAIRS: CHRISTINE HO, MD; DEREK KELLY, MD; AND JEFFREY SAWYER, MD

This comprehensive cadaveric lab course is designed for pediatric orthopedic surgery senior residents, fellows, and early career stage surgeons. It features 10 hours of key surgical procedural training and insightful lectures on indications and rationale for specific techniques. The topics include upper extremities, spine, hip and lower extremities, trauma, deformity, and sports.

The limited space will fill quickly, please review the save the date for more information and to register. The full brochure will be available in the upcoming weeks.

Further Information:

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KASS_2020 Virtual Annual Meeting

15th Annual Virtual Meeting of the Korean American Spine Society (KASS)

Join us live on July 2–3 for two CME-accredited webinars, co-hosted by the Seattle Science Foundation! These free webinars are open to members and non-members.

Register for July 2 

Register for July 3

Program & Faculty

(subject to change)

Thursday, July 2

The Effects of COVID and Cervical

6:50 am PDT Welcome and Supporter Acknowledgment
7:00 Non-CME Tech Update: Novel Injectable Parathyroid Hormone-based Bone Graft for Interbody Fusion
Supported by: Kuros Biosciences
John H. Chi, MD, MPH
CME SESSION 1: The Effects of COVID-19
7:08 The Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic
Speakers: Youjeong Kim; Esther Kim; Henry Ahn; & Jin-Su Song, MD, MPH

  • Private Practice
  • Academic Practice
  • The US Perspective
  • The South Korean Perspective
7:36 Live COVID Q&A with Panel
7:51 Non-CME Tech Update: SI Joint Treatment in My Practice Including Optimized Spinopelvic Fixation
Supported by: SI-Bone
Stephen Ryu, MD
8:09 Break—Visit Exhibitor Showcase on KASS Website
CME SESSION 2: Cervical Spine
8:19 Revision Cervical Fusion Howard An, MD
8:34 Live Treatment Debate: Multi-level Disease

  • Anterior Hybrid ACDF-CDR —Hyun Bae, MD
  • Posterior Laminoplasty —Brian Su, MD
  • Discussion
8:54 Live Cervical Q&A with Panel
9:10 Adjourn

Friday, July 3

Deformity and MIS 

12:00 pm PDT Welcome and Supporter Acknowledgment
12:05 Non-CME Tech Update: Maximizing Lordosis with Posterior MIS Approaches
Supported by: Globus Medical
Choll Kim, MD
CME SESSION 3: Spinal Deformity
12:23 Cervical Deformity Update John Shin, MD
12:30 MIS in Adult Spinal Deformity Tom Cha, MD
12:37 How to Avoid Creating Deformity Ray Hah, MD
12:44 Which Comes First: Deformity Surgery or THA Surgery? Adam Sassoon, MD
12:51 Live Deformity Q&A with Panel
1:11 Non-CME Tech Update: StealthStation™ Navigation System:
How Image-Guidance Technology has Enhanced My Spine Practice
Supported by: Medtronic
Kee Kim, MD
1:29 Break—Visit Exhibitor Showcase on KASS Website
CME SESSION 4: MIS
1:39 Single Position Lumbar Fusion, Fad or Here to Stay? Sean Keem, MD
1:46 Is MIS TLIF Relevant or a Niche? Paul Kim, MD
1:53 Endoscopic Spine Surgery—Why Has it Not Taken Off in the US? Brian Kwon, MD
2:00 Endoscopic Lumbar Fusion Choll Kim, MD
2:07 Disc Herniation at L5-S1: OR Set-up & Managing Endo Instruments Dong Chan Lee, MD
2:14 Migrated Disc at L4-5: Transforaminal Endoscopy Hyeun Sung Kim, MD
2:21 Basic Steps and Management for Lumbar Endoscopic ULBD Jin-Sung Luke Kim, MD
2:28 Non-CME Tech Update: De-Mystifying Endoscopic Spine Surgery:
How I Got My Endo Spine Program Started
Supported by: elliquence
Choll Kim, MD & Brian Kwon, MD
2:46 Live MIS & Endoscopic Panel
3:06 Adjourn

Click here to view CME accreditation details.

Questions or Virtual Exhibit Info? Contact Val Broyles

 

Did You Know?

Presentations from the 2019 Annual Meeting of KASS are available on SSFTV.org. Click here to create a free account to view the lectures.

Akron Resident Review Course

7th Annual Akron Pediatric Orthopaedic Resident Review Course

AKRON PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDIC RESIDENT REVIEW COURSE CHAIR: Todd Ritzman, MD

The goal of the POSNA-endorsed Akron Pediatric Orthopaedic Resident Review Course is to provide comprehensive didactic review of all the content within the subspecialty of pediatric orthopedic surgery and surgical simulation skills labs on both cadaveric and sawbone models. The program utilizes the POSNA Resident Curriculum and Orthopedic Surgery Milestone Project from ACGME & ABOS as a guideline. This is a concise, high-yield curriculum useful in preparation for the Orthopedic In-Training Examination and ABOS Part 1 Examination.

Further Information:

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Hotel Reservations:

HOTEL

Courtyard by Marriott Akron Downtown
41 Furnace Street
Akron, OH 44308

A block of rooms have been reserved at a discounted rate of $119/night + tax at the Courtyard by Marriott Akron Downtown. To reserve a room at the discounted rate, call 1-800-321-2211 and identify yourself as a member of the Akron Residents Meeting. Reservations at the group rate may not be available after Monday, September 16.