The Best Paper presentations address the latest scientific findings. Some of the top abstracts topics include:
· Lumbar Fusion Outcomes Stratified by Specific Diagnostic Indication
Outcomes Based on a Low Back Pain Classification
More hot topics
in spine care will be presented during symposia, which are always a favorite
offering at the NASS Annual Meeting. The symposia topics will cover a variety of
subjects to reflect NASS’ multidisciplinary membership: The Socioeconomic Sport of Spine Care, Lessons
Learned from Disc Arthroplasty, Applying Evidence-based Medicine Into Your
Practice and Perioperative
Management of Spine Surgery. To see the latest products in spine care
first-hand, visit the Exhibit Hall, which will have more than 220 exhibiting
Tim Saunders, author of the New York Times bestseller The Likeability Factor: How to Boost Your L-Factor and Achieve the Life of Your Dreams, will give the Keynote Address. Mr. Saunders advocates for an honest, ethical analysis of business realities with a straightforward program for improvement.
Speaker will be Lou Holtz, one of the most successful college football coaches
of all time; most notably at Notre Dame. Holtz has written three New York Times best selling motivational
books and he is currently a college football studio analyst on
The specialty educational tracks and premeeting educational course sections are back by popular demand. The specialty educational tracks will be offered for physician assistants/nurse practitioners, rehabilitation specialists and nurses. These tracks will consist of special symposia and SIGs (Special Interest Group discussions). The sections on Spine Biologics and Research and Motion Technologyinformation on developments in spine care were highly-rated and had standing room only in 2007. Drs. Jeffrey Wang and Michael Zindrick, the course chairs, intend to provide more cutting-edge information pn developments in spine care.
At the NASS 23rd Annual Meeting there will be multiple opportunities to attend several networking sessions, symposia, premeeting educational courses, best paper presentations, guest speaker presentations and more!
To learn more about the North American Spine Society’s 23rd Annual Meeting and for instructions on how to register, please visit www.spine.org.