Sunday, April 29

7:30 am - 11:30 am

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

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

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: