Scoliosis Research Society (SRS)
Scoliosis Research Society (SRS)
An International Organization Dedicated to the Education, Research and Treatment of Spinal Deformity
Our Mission is to Foster Optimal Care for All Patients with Spinal Deformities
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3rd Spine Deformity Solutions: A Hands-On Course

From the Scoliosis Research Society • October 9-11, 2014 • Burr Ridge, IL

Program Times

Thursday, October 9: 7:30 - 9:00pm
Friday, October 10: 7:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday, October 11: 7:00am - 12:00pm

Locations

Spine Education & Research Center
7075 Veterans Boulevard
Burr Ridge, IL 60527

Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge
1200 Burr Ridge Pkwy
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
Phone: (630) 986-4100

Registration

SRS Member

Non-Member

Space is limited to 30 registrants.

Housing

Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge
1200 Burr Ridge Pkwy
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
Phone: (630) 986-4100

Meeting Description

This hands-on course will provide an opportunity for participants to expand their knowledge and improve their skills through training and discussions with leading spinal deformity surgeons from throughout North America. Registration will be limited to 30 people to ensure access to faculty, small-group interaction for better learning, and opportunities for hands-on work. Ten hours of the course will be devoted to lab work, with a maximum of three people per lab station and a strong faculty-to-learner ratio. Topics and lab sessions will cover all areas of the spine and a variety of conditions and techniques. The intimate learning theme will begin on Thursday evening with small group “Fireside Chats” with faculty and will proceed to presentations, video demonstrations and lab rotations on Friday and Saturday.

Learning Objectives

As a result of participating in this activity, participants should be able to:

 

Course Chairs

Lawrence G. Lenke, MD
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Christopher I. Shaffrey, MD
University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA

CME Credits

SRS designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Program

Thursday, October 9

7:30pm

Registration and Welcome Reception

8:00pm

Fireside Chats

Room 1: Adult Spinal Deformity Reconstruction Cases
M. Gupta

Room 2: Cervical Deformity Reconstruction Cases
D. Riew

Room 3: Pediatric Spinal Deformity Cases
L. Lenke

9:00pm

Adjourn

Friday, October 10

7:00am

Shuttle Leaves Marriott for SERC

7:25am

Welcome
L. Lenke and C. Shaffrey

Session 1: Thoracolumbar Posterior Open and Minimally Invasive Techniques
 

7:30am

Open Posterior Thoracic Techniques, Including Osteotomies and Vertebral Column Resection Techniques 
L. Lenke

7:42am

Discussion

7:45am

Minimally Invasive Techniques for Optimal Posterior Placement of Thoracolumbar Pedicle Screws in Deformity Correction
J. Uribe

7:57am

Discussion

8:00am

Video Demonstrations and Discussion of Posterior Open and MIS Techniques
J. Smith

8:30am

Proceed to Lab

8:45am

Cadaveric Lab – Rotation #1

  • Group 1:  MIS lumbar TLIF and Percutaneous Pedicle Screws T12-S1

  • Group 2:  Open Thoracic Osteotomy and VCR Techniques T2-T12

10:15am

Cadaveric Lab – Rotation #2

  • Group 1:  Open Thoracic Osteotomy and VCR Techniques T2-T12

  • Group 2:  MIS lumbar TLIF and Percutaneous Pedicle Screws T12-S1

11:45am

Lunch

Session 2: Lumbo-Sacral Techniques: Posterior Open & Anterior Minimally Invasive

12:30pm

Open Lumbar PSO Technique
F. Schwab

12:42pm

Discussion

12:45pm

Open Pelvic Fixation Techniques                  
S. Mardjetko

12:57pm

Discussion

1:00pm

Far Lateral Interbody Approaches for Deformity   
J. Uribe

1:12pm

Discussion

1:15pm

Video Demonstrations and Discussion of Open and MIS Lumbo-Sacral Techniques 
J. Uribe

1:45pm

Proceed to Lab

2:00pm

Cadaveric Lab – Rotation # 1

  • Group 1:  Open Lumbo-Sacral Techniques, Including:  PSO, Sacro-Iliac Fixation

  • Group 2:  Far Lateral Interbody Technique

4:00pm

Cadaveric Lab – Rotation # 2

  • Group 1:  Far Lateral Interbody Technique

  • Group 2:  Open Lumbo-Sacral Techniques, Including:  PSO, Sacro-Iliac Fixation

6:00pm

Adjourn

Saturday, October 11
 

7:00am

Shuttle Leave Marriott for SERC

7:25am

Welcome                                                                                            
L. Lenke and C. Shaffrey

Session 3:  Posterior Occipito-Cervical-Thoracic Techniques

7:30am

Posterior Occipito-Cervical-Thoracic Fixation Techniques

7:42am

Discussion

7:45am

Posterior Cervical Complications: Avoidance and Management

8:00am

Advanced Cervical Deformity Reconstruction Techniques
D. Riew

8:12am

Discussion

8:15am

Video Demonstrations and Discussion of Posterior Occipito-Cervical-Thoracic Techniques          
C. Ames
 

8:45am

Proceed to Lab

9:00am

Cadaveric Lab

  • Complex Cervical Deformity Correction

12:00pm

Adjourn- Boxed Lunches

Click here to claim your CME from the 2nd Spine Deformity Solutions: A Hands-On Course April 24-26, 2014 at MITIE in Houston, TX.

To view the presentations from the 2nd Spine Deformity Solutions, click here.

Click here to claim your CME from the 1st Spine Deformity Solutions: A Hands-On Course October 3-5, 2013 at SERC in Burr Ridge, IL.