Scoliosis Research Society presents

FAQs

What is IMAST?

The 28th IMAST is a complete web-based meeting experience that provides a scientific forum for leading spine surgeons, innovative researchers, and the most advanced spine technologies from around the world to come together to demonstrate recent advances in spine surgery. The program includes both live and self-paced enduring material and focuses on innovative and new methods/techniques for spinal pathology. Educational content includes didactic presentations, papers on current research, e-posters, case discussions, debates, instructional course lectures, and video demonstrations all lead by a multidisciplinary and international faculty.

Who can attend IMAST?

IMAST invites those who include spinal surgery techniques or technology in their profession, including spine surgeons (both orthopaedic and neurological surgeons), residents, fellows, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, engineers, and company personnel.

When does IMAST begin?

Access to the online platform will open on Wednesday, April 14. Live sessions will take place April 22-24, 2021.

What language is spoken at IMAST?

Presentations and course materials will be provided in English.


ABSTRACTS

What is the deadline to submit an abstract?

The deadline to submit an abstract is November 1, 2020 at 11:59 pm Eastern Standard Time. Only abstracts submitted online by the deadline will be considered. IMAST does not accept late-breaking abstracts. More information is available on the Abstracts tab of the IMAST website.


REGISTRATION

When can I register for IMAST and what is the registration deadline?

IMAST registration opens on December 14, 2020. There is no deadline to register for IMAST; however, access to the online platform will close on June 30, 2021.

How do I register for IMAST?

Please visit the Registration tab for step-by-step instructions.

The price in my shopping cart is incorrect. How do I adjust the price?

The price will automatically adjust after you select "Checkout" from the shopping cart page and complete the sign-in process.

Can I pay for my registration by Wire Transfer

Please contact SRS at meetings@srs.org for more information on payment options.

How do I register multiple people to IMAST?

For information on registering a group of five (5) individuals or more, please email SRS at meetings@srs.org.


CME & MEMBERSHIP

How do I get my CME Certificate

To download your CME certificate, login to the virtual IMAST platform, select “Awards” from the top navigation bar, and complete the meeting evaluation. After completing your course evaluation, your CME certificate will be available for download. CME certificates will not be mailed or emailed. The online certificate access is the only source for this documentation.

Does Virtual IMAST count towards my SRS Membership meeting attendance requirement?

Yes, participation in virtual IMAST will count towards your SRS Membership meeting attendance requirement. In order for it to count, you must review all IMAST content.


STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?

Contact:

Scoliosis Research Society
Meetings Department
555 E. Wells Street, Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Phone: +1-414-289-9107
Fax: +1-414-276-3349
Email: meetings@srs.org