Sunday, April 29

7:30 am - 11:30 am

265-268; Ernest N. Morial

Add to Calendar 4/29/2018 7:30:00 AM 4/29/2018 11:30:00 AM America/Chicago 031 Fundamentals in Spinal Stabilization Advanced Practice Providers/Medical Students/Residents 265-268; Ernest N. Morial

031 Fundamentals in Spinal Stabilization Advanced Practice Providers/Medical Students/Residents

Supported by an educational grant from Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies.

Fee: $650
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $455
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65

Director(s): Kaushik Das, MD, FAANS

Assistant Director(s): Langston T. Holly, MD, FAANS

Faculty: Victor Chang, MD; Andreas K. Demetriades, (United Kingdom); Virany Huynh Hillard, MD, FAANS; Naresh P. Patel, MD, FAANS; Khoi Duc Than, MD; Luis Manuel Tumialan, MD, FAANS

This course will describe the biological and biomechanical principles of spinal fusion. Through the use of didactic sessions and hands-on application, it also will describe the indications, operative approaches and surgical techniques used in spinal fusion and instrumentation of the cervical and thoracolumbar spine.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to: