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SPINE TECH SUMMIT PREMIER EVENT

February 28 – March 1, 2019
The Westin St. Francis
San Francisco, CA
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EVENT OVERVIEW

The 2nd annual Spine Tech Summit Premier Medical Education program will take place in San Francisco on February 28 – March 1, 2019.

Technology and collaboration by spine leaders have truly transformed spine surgery. The Spine Tech Summit is an educational forum for spine leaders to share ideas on the evolution and impact that technologies like robotics and navigation have had on their practice.

Experience engaging presentations, roundtable discussions, and networking events designed specifically by our program advisors.

Learn from hands on (non-cadaveric) demonstrations with the latest innovations from Medtronic featuring MAZOR X Stealth™ Edition, StealthStation™ S8, the O-arm™ Imaging System, and their integration into a host of navigated procedural solutions including SynergyOLIF25sm, SynergyTLIFsm, and SynergyPCFsm.

PROGRAM ADVISORS

Dr. Sharad Rajpal, Boulder Neurosurgical and Spine Associates

Dr. Sharad Rajpal

Boulder Neurosurgical and Spine Associates

Chris Good, M.D.

Dr. Christopher Good

Reston Hospital Center

PROGRAM CHAIRMAN

Ronald Lehman represents New York-Presbyterian Allen Hospital as Co-Chair of the Medtronic Scull to Sacrum event in New York City on September 13-15, 2018.

Ronald Lehman, M.D.

New York-Presbyterian
Allen Hospital

Dr. Shane Burch - University of California San Francisco

Dr. Shane Burch

University of California San Francisco

PRELIMINARY AGENDA

View the preliminary agenda below (topics are still pending) or download the event brochure.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28

The Westin Francis

6:00 p.m. – Registration
7–9 p.m. – Keynote Speaker Reception


FRIDAY, MARCH 1

The Westin Francis

7:30 a.m. – Registration and Breakfast

8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

  • Current & Future State of Navigated Procedural Solutions
  • Current & Future State of Robotic Procedural Solutions
  • Faculty Roundtable Discussions

4–6 p.m.

  • Technology Expo & Cocktail Reception
  • MAZOR X Stealth™ Edition Demonstrations
  • Procedural Stations featuring: SynergyOLIF25sm, SynergyTLIFsm, and SynergyPCF

ACCOMMODATIONS

Rooms are reserved at:

The Westin St. Francis
335 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA 94102

Medtronic will provide lodging for 2 nights, coach airfare, and meals during the program for all attendees. Because of our commitment to comply with the AdvaMed Code of Ethics, Medtronic is not able to provide or pay for the meals or travel expenses of spouses or other guests of attendees.

TRAVEL PROTOCOL

If you indicated a need for air travel or train transportation, American Express Travel will help with travel reservations — connecting you with the shortest duration, most convenient, and non-refundable coach flight option available.

Contact AMEX travel directly at 1-669-272-1536 and provide Group Number 1-Z4ZHZ9 for this program.

Attendees should plan to arrive 2 hours prior to start of the program on Thursday, February 28. The program will tentatively conclude at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 1.


ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

This program is sponsored by Medtronic as training and education on Medtronic products pursuant to Section II of the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals and Standard #7 of Medtronic’s US Business Conduct Standards.

Faculty members may be paid to provide training and education services on behalf of Medtronic Spinal and/or may receive compensation from Medtronic Spinal for reasonable travel expenses. In addition, some faculty may be paid royalties for intellectual property contributions to Medtronic products.

This course is not CME accredited.

The provider reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone whose presence is considered to be incompatible with course objectives. The provider reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the program.

Healthcare Practitioner acknowledges that participation in this program (Technical Training Event) will enable informed medical decisions about the use or recommendation for use of Medtronic products with patients. By participating in this Technical Training Event, the Healthcare Practitioner further acknowledges that Medtronic will be disclosed in accordance with applicable U.S. Federal and State Laws, including the Sunshine Act. If the Healthcare Practitioner prefers to opt out of these transfers of value, please notify your Medtronic event contact.

All faculty members are paid to provide training and education services on behalf of Medtronic Spinal. Some faculty may be paid royalties for intellectual property contributions to Medtronic products. This program is sponsored by Medtronic as training and education on Medtronic products pursuant to Section II of the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals and Standard #7 of Medtronic’s U.S. Business Conduct Standards.