CANCELLED- AO Spine Advanced Course—Spinal Deformities
Sofia, Bulgaria
26 Mar 2020 - 27 Mar 2020
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In response to concerns over the global health risks posed by COVID-19, the AO and Nikolay Gabrovsky, Chairperson, have decided to cancel the event.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Congenital scoliosis, early-onset scoliosis, and adolescent idiopathic scoliosis will be in the focus of this course. 

The participants will become familiar with the anatomical and biomechanical particularity, classification, natural history, conservative, and surgical options for the treatment of these challenging pathologies.  Important topics as neuromonitoring, neuronavigation, 3d modeling, and 3d printing will be discussed also. 

We have prepared a combination of lectures elucidating the theory, case presentations, real-life examples, and hands-on training with high educational impact.

Course schedule

Thursday, 26 March, 2020 8h30-17h30 (registration 8h00-8h30)

Friday,27 March, 2020, 8h00-15h15

Event venue

Bulgarian Red Cross
Headquarters
76, James Bourchier Blvd.
1407 Sofia
Bulgaria

 

UEMS-EACCME® has granted 11 CME points for this event.

MedTech has declared this event compliant

Learning objectives
Understand the classifications of the spinal deformities
Be familiar with imaging modalities
Conduct correct clinical examination
Identify the indications, advantages, disadvantages and potential complications of the conservative treatments
Identify the indications, advantages, disadvantages and potential complications of the surgical treatments
Differentiate between the basic, advanced and emerging surgical principles and techniques
Understand the principles of neuromonitoring, neuronavigation, 3d modeling and 3d printing.
Contributors
Nikolay Gabrovsky Professor  (Chairperson)
Ufuk Aydinli  (Educational Advisor)
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Details
ID SOFIA2003
Type AOSpine
Level Advanced
Region Europe and Southern Africa
Language(s) English
Scope Regional
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Format Course
Content Artificial bone practicals, Case studies, Lectures
Target audience Neurosurgeon, Orthopedic surgeon, Spine surgeon
Registration
Closing date26 Mar 2020
Statusclosed
Places24
Available places9
Cancellation policy50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter
Pricing
Euro 590.00 EUR
Available discounts Amount %
Member discount -59.00 EUR 10%
Member plus discount -59.00 EUR 10%
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Payment options and information
If you can not pay via credit card, AOS offers you the possibility to pay by bank transfer. Please note that a 30 Euro handling fee will apply.
If you need an invoice, please send an email mentioning the name, address and in the EU the VAT identification number of the invoice recipient to Catherine Antonetti at cantonetti@aospine.org.
Included services
Course bag
Coffee breaks
Course dinner
Lunch
Course materials
Contact(s)
Ms Catherine Antonetti
AOSpine
Project Manager
Stettbachstrasse 6
8600 Dübendorf
Switzerland
Phone00491737400930
Fax004976121413899
Mobile00491737400930
Emailcantonetti@aospine.org
Ms Jaroslava Horáková (Logistical support/Participants registration)
AO Courses Central Eastern Europe countries
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Czech Republic
Phone00420736681505
Emailjaroslava.horakova@aocourses.org
Venue
Bulgarian Red Cross
Headquarters
76, James Bourchier Blvd.
1407 Sofia
Bulgaria
Commercial partners
DePuy Synthes