UCSF Pediatric and Adult Spine Surgery Course 2020, will take place at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel in Honolulu, Hawaii, on March 18-21, 2020. Watch this video to learn more.
SAN FRANCISCO (Jan. 10, 2020) -- The 2nd annual UCSF Pediatric and Adult Spine Surgery Course is set for Wednesday to Saturday, March 18-21, 2020 at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel in Honolulu, Hawaii. The three-and-a-half day event will emphasize pioneering trends in pediatric and adult spinal surgery.
Intended for residents, fellows, physician assistants and surgeons who want to broaden their hands-on experience, this continuing medical education course will give participants the opportunity to improve skills in evaluating, case planning, and performing techniques to address various pediatric and adult spine pathologies.
In addition to didactic lectures given by leaders in the spine community, the course will include a full day of a hands-on bioskills lab, at which participants will review and practice surgical principles and techniques in the treatment of complex spinal disorders.
This year's keynote speakers will include:
Professor, Clinical Orthopaedic
University of California, San Francisco; Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Mildred B. Simon Distinguished Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor of Neurological Surgery
Co-director of Pediatric and Adult Spinal Deformity Service
Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director of Spine Surgery
Endowed Chair of Pediatric Spinal Disorders
Attending Physician Professor of Surgery
Keck School of Medicine of USC
Los Angeles, CA
To learn more about the course, please download the course brochure.