AOSpine Principles Course—Essential Surgical Concepts for the Spinal Surgeon
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
04 May 2019 - 05 May 2019
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Course Objectives:
• Cover principle concepts based on case presentations of common spinal conditions and management
• Provide parts didactic, parts hands-on sawbone workshops to handle and use common spinal instruments and implants

Who should attend:
• Surgical registrars / residents
• Fellows of orthopaedic or neurosurgery background
• General surgeons

AOA accredits 12 points for members
NZOA accredits 13 points for members

Event program
Learning objectives
Spinal trauma: Classify the injury according to fracture morphology, instability, and neurological status
Spinal trauma: Reduce/decompress/stabilize appropriately
Tumor: Establish a diagnosis based on histological verification and plan appropriate treatment
Tumor: Perform specific surgical interventions
Deformity: Analyze the history and physical examination of the patient presenting with spinal deformity
Infection: Analyze the history and physical examination with a high index of suspicion for primary and postoperative spinal infection
Gert Tollesson  (Chairperson)
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ID AOSPINE10010049
Type AOSpine
Level Principles
Region Asia Pacific
Language(s) English
Scope National
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Format Course
Content Artificial bone practicals, Case studies, Lectures
Target audience Spine surgeon
For participants fromAsia Pacific
Closing date14 May 2019
Available places0
Cancellation policyNo cancellation fee
United States Dollars 1150.00 USD
Available discounts Amount %
Member discount -115.00 USD 10%
Member plus discount -115.00 USD 10%
Bronze members discount -115.00 USD 10%
Silver members discount -115.00 USD 10%
Gold members discount -115.00 USD 10%
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Included services
Course bag
Coffee breaks
Course dinner
Course materials
Mr Kenneth Kam
Unit 1310-1311, Tower 1, Millenium City 1, 388, Kwun Tong, Kowloon
852 Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Ms Lynn Lam (Project Manager)
AOSpine Asia Pacific
Project Manager
Unit 1310-11, Tower 1, Millennium City 1,
388 Kwun Tong Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
n/a Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Phone+852 2581 1755
Mobile+852 5279 2500
Ms Carly Stungo (AO Course - Australia)
J&J Medical Pty Ltd
6-8 Compark Circuit
3170 Mulgrave
Mobile+61 404 498053

Intercontinental Melbourne The Rialto
495 Collins Street, Melbourne

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Accommodation is NOT included in registration.

NB: Course will commence at 8.00am on Saturday 4th May and conclude at 1.00pm on Sunday 5th May.

Commercial partners
DePuy Synthes