Panel of doctors discussing questions on stage at the Spine Tech Summit.

SPINE TECH SUMMIT PREMIER EVENT

JANUARY 16-17, 2020
AUSTIN, TX
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EVENT OVERVIEW

The Spine Tech Summit is an educational forum for spine leaders like yourself to learn and share ideas on the evolution and impact that technologies like robotics and navigation have had in transforming your practice.

The faculty has collaborated to create a unique agenda, kicking-off with an impactful keynote speaker, followed by engaging presentations given by today’s key thought leaders, roundtable discussions, and networking events. You'll also experience hands-on demonstrations with the latest innovations from Medtronic.

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CHAIRPERSONS 

Michael Wang, M.D.

Michael Wang, M.D.

University of Miami Hospital

Chairpersons

Jean-Pierre Mobasser, M.D.

Jean-Pierre Mobasser, M.D.

St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital

Program Advisor

Leonard Kibuule, M.D.

Leonard Kibuule, M.D.

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southlake

PRELIMINARY AGENDA

THURSDAY, JANUARY 16

5:00  – 9:00 p.m. – Keynote Speech, Dinner Reception and Technology Expo

  • Keynote Speech: The Next Generation of Technology featuring DARPA, Geoffrey Ling, M.D., Ph.D.
  • New Technology Spotlights: Navigation, Robotics, SPS360
  • Technology Expo and Cocktail Reception, featuring Medtronic latest Procedural Solutions

FRIDAY, JANUARY 17

7:30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.  Presentations and Roundtable Discussions

  • Current and Future State Navigated Procedural Solutions
  • Navigated Single-Position OLIF
  • Current and Future State Robotic Procedural Solutions
  • Single-Position OLIF with Mazor X Stealth™ Edition
  • Nanotechnology
  • Incorporation of Biologics

1:00 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. – Breakout Sessions

  • Navigation: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly: Considerations from Our First 1000 Cases                                   
  • Robotics: Tips & Tricks from the First 100 Cases
  • Nav SPS OLIF360: The Power of Positioning
  • The Procedural of All Technologies: MXSE SPS OLIF360
  • Why Materials + Technology Matter: Titanium & the Robot

3:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Panel Discussion and Networking Receptions

  • A Glimpse into the Next 5 Years
  • Your Greatest Challenge: How Technology Saved the Case
  • Technology Expo and Cocktail Reception, featuring Medtronic latest Procedural Solutions

ACCOMODATIONS

Rooms are reserved at:
The Fairmont 
101 Red River Street  
Austin, TX 78701

Medtronic will provide lodging for two 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 866-412-0336 and provide Group Number 1-14B8HL6 for this program.

Attendees should plan to arrive by 3 p.m. on Thursday, January 16. The program will conclude at 9 p.m. on Friday, January 17.

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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.