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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.

ICSS_Spine Conference-2020

Canceled: 6th International Children’s Spine Symposium

ATTENTION:

After careful consideration, the decision has been made to cancel the Children’s Spine Symposium. Questions? Please contact Nancy Henkel at nhenkel@broad-water.com

CO-CHAIRMEN: JONATHAN H. PHILLIPS, MD & SUKEN A. SHAH, MD;
PROGRAM COMMITTEE: JONATHAN PHILLIPS, MD; SUKEN SHAH, MD; AND MICHAEL GLOTZBECKER, MD

Focusing on pediatric spine surgery, the meeting provides expert lectures and more than 10 hours of cadaveric labs. This comprehensive program addresses the spine from the cervical spine to the sacrum, and covers all major spinal disorders. With registration capped at 32, participants can enjoy extensive faculty interaction, covering topics from specific surgical questions to career advice!

Hotels:

The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes and the JW Marriott Orlando, Great Lakes, Orlando, FL

Last year’s course sold out, so we recommend that you register early!

Further Information:

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Make Hotel Reservations >

International Children's Spine Symposium ICSS

5th International Children’s Spine Symposium

CO-CHAIRMEN: GEORGE THOMPSON, MD & JONATHAN PHILLIPS, MD;
PROGRAM COMMITTEE: GEORGE THOMPSON, MD; JONATHAN PHILLIPS, MD & SUKEN SHAH, MD

Invited Faculty: Haemish Crawford, MD, FRACS; Michael Glotzbecker, MD; William Mackenzie, MD; Firoz Miyanji, MD, FRCSC; Paul Sponseller, MD; V. Salil Upasani, MD; Burt Yaszay, MD

This comprehensive program address the spine from the cervical spine to the sacrum, and covers all major spinal disorders. With more than 7 hours of cadaveric labs and expert lectures, we encourage you to register early as space is limited!

Hotels:

The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes and the JW Marriott Orlando, Great Lakes, Orlando, FL

Participants will receive:
  • Cadaveric, hands-on training covering key surgical techniques, including lumbo sacral fixation, vertebral column resection and more
  • Insightful lectures on indications and rationale for specific surgical techniques
  • All sessions will be taught by outstanding US and international faculty

 

Last year’s course sold out, so we recommend that you register early!

 

Further Information:

Register Now >

View Course Brochure >

Make Hotel Reservations >