Pediatrics brought to you by ZIMVIE

4:30pm Pacific, 5:30pm Mountain, 7:30pm Eastern, 8:30pm Atlantic

Schedule Listed in EST Time

Date Time Meeting
April 11 6:30 PM Poster View Session
April 11 7:30 PM Welcome
April 11 7:35 PM Wait Time Survey Results
April 11 7:45 PM Group 1 57: Radiographic reporting in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: is there a discrepancy comparing radiologists’ reports and surgeons’ assessments? – Karamjot Sidhu
April 11 7:50 PM Group 1 74: How useful is pre-referral spine imaging? A quality improvement project – Jennifer Dermott
April 11 7:55 PM Group 1 Discussion
April 11 8:00 PM Group 2 82: Early recovery after surgery, predictors of shorter length of stay. – David Lebel
April 11 8:05 PM Group 2 68:Gliding Screws on Early Onset Scoliosis, a 5-year experience. – Abdullah Alshammari
April 11 8:10 PM Group 2 66: Reliability of Radiographic Assessment of Growth Modulation from Anterior Vertebral Body Tethering Surgery in Pediatric Scoliosis – Gregory Photopoulos
April 11 8:15 PM Group 2 Discussion
April 11 8:20 PM Group 3 16: A Dangerous Curve: Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Brace Treatment in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. – Matias Pereira Duarte
April 11 8:25 PM Group 3 24: Development of a Model on Interprofessional Support Interventions to Enhance Brace Adherence in Adolescents with Idiopathic Scoliosis – Myriam Provost
April 11 8:30 PM CPSS Members – Group 3 discussion
April 11 8:35 PM BREAK
April 11 8:55 PM Growth modulation versus PSF – Firoz Miyanji / David Label
April 11 9:05 PM Discussion / Q & A
April 11 9:11 PM Tether versus Apifix – Neil Saran / Ron El-Hawary
April 11 9:21 PM Discussion / Q & A
April 11 9:26 PM Epiphysiodesis versus Hemi resection for congenital scoliosis – Pierre Mercier / Kevin Smit
April 11 9:36 PM Discussion / Q & A
April 11 9:42 PM Wrap Up & Goodbye

Deformity/Oncology/Other brought to you by Stryker

4:30pm Pacific, 5:30pm Mountain, 7:30pm Eastern, 8:30pm Atlantic

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Date Time Meeting
April 13 6:30 PM Poster View Session
April 13 7:30 PM Welcome
April 13 7:35 PM Wine Tasting with Veronique Rivest
April 13 7:50 PM Introduction of Podium Presentations – Moderator: Dr. Mina Aziz
April 13 7:51 PM Recognizing the Importance of Self-Image in Adult Spinal Deformity: Results from the Prospective Evaluation of Elderly Deformity Surgery (PEEDS) – Christopher Neilsen
April 13 7:56 PM Assessing Pain as a Primary Factor in the Surgical Treatment of Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery in Patients over 60 years of Age – Colby Oitment
April 13 8:01 PM The Ames-International Spine Study Group cervical deformity classification should not be utilised in isolation as an indication for realignment surgery. – Richard Cowley
April 13 8:06 PM Metastatic Spine Disease: Should Patients With Short Life Expectancy Be Denied Surgical Care? An International Retrospective Cohort Study – Nicholas Dea
April 13 8:11 PM Denosumab for Giant Cell Tumors of the Spine; Molecular Predictors of Clinical ResponseA Pilot Study – Felipe Eltit Guersetti
April 13 8:17 PM What do patients expect of palliative treatment for symptomatic spinal metastases? A qualitative study – Anne Versteeg
April 13 8:22 PM Exploring the Relationship between Cannabis and Narcotic Use on Pre-Operative Health Considerations in Canadian Thoracolumbar Patients: A CSORN Study. – Evelyne Dumas
April 13 8:27 PM Question Period / Poster Review – Moderator: Dr. Mina Aziz
April 13 8:32 PM Symposium Introduction
April 13 8:37 PM Complications; how to deal with the fall out – Dr. Jean Oulette
April 13 8:57 PM Symposium Discussion
April 13 9:02 PM Review of Tritanium design and how interconnected randomized porosity is essential for boney ingrowth/integration – Dr. Scott Parker
April 13 9:12 PM BREAK
April 13 9:32 PM The Debaters – Moderator: Dr. R. Parham
April 13 9:52 PM The Debaters: Deformity in the elderly: single root problem in the concavity of a curve

– Dr Tamir Ailon vs. Dr Fred Nicholls

April 13 9:55 PM Wrap up & Goodbye

Degenerative Lumbar brought to you by Medtronic

4:30pm Pacific, 5:30pm Mountain, 7:30pm Eastern, 8:30pm Atlantic

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Date Time Meeting
April 20 6:30 PM Poster View Session
April 20 7:30 PM Welcome
April 20 7:35 PM Wine Tasting with Veronique Rivest
April 20 7:50 PM Introduction of Podium Presentations – Moderator: Dr. Oliver Lasry
April 20 7:51 PM Surgical Management and Outcomes from “Stable” Degenerative Spondylolisthesis (DS) from the CSORN prospective DS study: What the @#$% are we doing? – Y. Raja Rampersaud
April 20 7:56 PM Economic consequences of waiting for lumbar disc herniation surgery – Charlotte Dandurand
April 20 8:01 PM Motor recovery depends on timing of surgery in patients with lumbar disc herniation – Lukas Grassner
April 20 8:06 PM Outcomes following revision decompression for lumbar spinal stenosis when compared to primary decompression: a matched cohort analysis using the Canadian Spine Outcomes and Research Network registry – Abdullah Alduwaisan
April 20 8:11 PM Patient Engagement, Remote Monitoring, and Virtual Care – A Pilot Project in Rural and Remote Patients Undergoing Elective Lumbar Surgery – Colton Kennedy
April 20 8:17 PM Development of a Frailty Index from the Canadian Spine Outcomes Research Network (CSORN) to Predict Long Term Success of Surgery for Patients with Degenerative Pathologies of the Spine – Sean Christie
April 20 8:22 PM Posterolateral versus posterior interbody fusion for the management of lumbar degenerative spondylolisthesis: Analysis from the CSORN prospective LDS propensity score matched study – Asra Toobaie
April 20 8:27 PM Question Period – Moderator: Dr. Oliver Lasry
April 20 8:32 PM Symposium Introduction
April 20 8:37 PM How to measure value in health care
April 20 8:57 PM Symposium Discussion
April 20 9:02 PM Optimizing OR Efficiency by Incorporating MAZOR™ Robotic-Guided Spine Surgery – Dr. Jeffrey L. Gum, MD
April 20 9:12 PM BREAK
April 20 9:32 PM The Debaters – Moderator: Dr. Zhi Wang
April 20 9:52 PM The Debaters: Surgery for black disk? – Dr. Eugene Wai vs. Dr. Jacques Bouchard
April 20 9:55 PM Wrap up & Goodbye

Cervical/SCI Trauma brought to you by Depuy Synthes

4:30pm Pacific, 5:30pm Mountain, 7:30pm Eastern, 8:30pm Atlantic

Schedule Listed in EST Time

Date Time Meeting
April 27 6:30 PM Poster View Session
April 27 7:30 PM Welcome
April 27 7:35 PM Wine Tasting with Veronique Rivest
April 27 7:50 PM Introduction of Podium Presentations – Moderator: Dr. Nathan Evaniew
April 27 7:51 PM Impact on patient reported outcomes of ending the posterior construct proximally at C2 vs C3 in degenerative cervical myelopathy patients – Nizar Algarni
April 27 7:56 PM Perioperative factors predict two year trajectories of pain and disability following anterior cervical discectomy and fusion – Dana El-Mughayyar
April 27 8:01 PM Calculating Utilities from the modified Japanese Orthopedic Association Score: A Prerequisite for Quantifying the Value of Care for Cervical Myelopathy – Mark Pahuta
April 27 8:06 PM Serum neurofilament light (NF-L) and glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) biomarkers and their association with MRI findings in human acute traumatic spinal cord injury – Lukas Grassner
April 27 8:11 PM The Montreal Acute Classification of Spinal Cord Injury (MAC-SCI): A new tool to detect and characterize spinal cord injury in the trauma patient – Remi Pelletier-Roy
April 27 8:17 PM Mechanism of Injury is Associated with Neurological Outcomes After Cervical Sensorimotor Complete Acute Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury – Alex Beomju Bak
April 27 8:22 PM Patient Perspective: Diagnosis and Prognosis of Acute Spinal Cord Injuries – Supriya Singh
April 27 8:27 PM Question Period – Moderator: Dr. Nathan Evaniew
April 27 8:32 PM Symposium Introduction
April 27 8:37 PM Update: Neuromodulation
April 27 8:57 PM Symposium Discussion
April 27 9:02 PM Team work in the spinal surgery OR – Dr. Brad Jacobs
April 27 9:12 PM BREAK
April 27 9:32 PM The Debaters – Moderator: Dr. Charles Fisher
April 27 9:52 PM The Debaters: Very early discectomy versus common practice – Dr Chris Bailey vs. Dr Sean Christie
April 27 9:55 PM Wrap up & Goodbye

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