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April 24 - April 27
Castellvi Spine is designed for surgeons and non-operative clinicians with specific interest in disorders of the spine. Distinguished faculty will present the latest advances in the field including complex reconstruction, artificial disc replacement, use of biologics, spine biomechanics, management of complications, treatment modalities for osteoporosis, and emerging technologies. There will be ample time for question and answer sessions, as well as special cadaveric labs.
Orthopaedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, orthopaedic surgical and neurosurgical assistants including physician assistants, nurse practitioners, orthopaedic nurses and neurosurgical nurses, and medical professionals whose scope of practice includes spine.
Assess and Critique emerging techniques in comparison to current treatment options
Discuss adult deformity and complications
Understand the use of lumbar techniques in spine surgery
Employ useful surgical techniques in total disc replacement surgery
Apply decision making strategies to complex cervical and lumbar degenerative disc disease procedures
James B. Billys, MD
Alejandro Castellvi, MD
Boyle Cheng, PhD
Richard Guyer, MD
Ira Fedder, MD
John Small, MD
William Welch, MD, FACS
The Foundation for Orthopaedic Research & Education (FORE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
FORE designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
A special thank you to this year’s supporting companies! Exhibit Space is SOLD OUT for the Castellvi Spine Symposium. For information on additional sponsorship opportunities, please contact Heather Howard
Globus Medical, Inc
Providence Medical Technology
Spinal Simplicity, LLC
K2M Inc, Now a Part of Stryker
FORE is proud to offer scholarships to the Castellvi Spine Symposium to orthopaedic fellows and residents, specializing in spine or neurosurgery. These scholarships will cover 3 hotel nights, 1 coach roundtrip airfare, and course registration fees for accepted applicants.
Application Submission Deadline: Friday, March 22, 2019.
Travel Scholarship applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Must be enrolled and in good standing in a Spine or Neurosurgery fellowship/Residency program
- Submit all information requested before the deadline
- Agree to attend all educational sessions during the meeting
- Must provide payment information in case of cancellation/no-show fees.
How to Apply
Submit the following in PDF format to Heather Howard at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Scholarship Application (Click here to Download)
- Your curriculum vitae
Casa Marina Key West
1500 Reynolds Street
Key West, FL 33040
Rooms at the Casa Marina are SOLD OUT. For accommodations, the Reach Key West is within walking distance and has availability. Please call (305) 296-5000 or visit http://www.reachresort.com/ to reserve your stay. There are no discounted rates available at the Reach Key West, all rooms & pricing are based on availability.
Accommodations for Disabilities
Please notify the Continuing Medical Education Office, 4115 W Spruce St, Tampa FL 33607 or call 813-877-8096 a minimum of ten working days in advance of the event if a reasonable accommodation for a disability is needed.
Events, activities and facilities of Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education are available without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age or veteran status as provided by the law and in accordance with FORE’s respect for personal dignity.