Challenges in the management of spinal infection and spinal tumor need more dedicated medical and surgical approach. This course will address specific and controversial conditions such as role of spinal instrumentation in spinal infection. This course will also describe in short lectures the challenges and possible options for controversial tumor conditions. New perspectives on spinal cord tumor surgery offer new learning insights for even an experienced surgeon. This course offers you a challenging learning experience with interactive sessions facilitated by faculty in their field of expertise, in a modular format. The course will comprise of evidence-based lectures, case presentations, discussions and debates between faculty and participants.