Register for 2020 UCSF Pediatric and Adult Spine Surgery Course

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:

Vedet Deviren, MD

Professor, Clinical Orthopaedic

University of California, San Francisco; Department of Orthopaedic Surgery


Munish Gupta, MD

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


David L. Skaggs, MD, MMM

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 attend, please register online or download our registration form.

To learn more about the course, please download the course brochure.



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