AANS Virtual 2020: Spine Bundle

The Spine Bundle provides current, relevant theory and discussion surrounding spine in neurosurgery. Get instant access and earn up to 6.75 CME in spine, while bettering your practice with a wealth of knowledge shared through four courses and 28 presentations included in the bundle. 

Pricing

AANS Member$99
Non-member$149

Courses Included

  • Spine Session
  • Return-to-play after Sports Injury II: Spine Injury
  • Perioperative Pain Management - is a Narcotic-Free America Possible?
  • Management of Adult Scoliosis

Trauma and Tumor bundles also available.

  • Perioperative Pain Management: Is a Narcotic-free America Possible?

    Includes Credits

    Hear varying perspectives from surgeons who have successfully reduced pain through various methods. AANS Member: Free | Non-member: $49

    The national opiate crisis had led to new initiatives in reducing pain and narcotic consumption after spinal surgery, calling for a different approach to patient care. In this webinar, hear varying perspectives from surgeons who have successfully reduced pain through various methods, including modifications of surgical technique, regional analgesia, prehab, use of non-narcotic pharmaceuticals and patient counseling.

    Pricing

    AANS MemberFree
    Non-member$49

    Faculty

    Principal Faculty

    • Praveen V. Mummaneni, MD, FAANS
    • Julie G. Pilitsis, MD, PhD, FAANS
    • Joseph Christopher Zacko, MD, FAANS

    Learning Objectives

    Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

    • Discuss non-narcotic interventions for pain control.
    • Compare the use of minimally invasive methods for reducing tissue trauma and post-operative pain.
    • Review the use of regional analgesia for reducing post-operative patient discomfort. 

    CME Accreditation

    The AANS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 

    Disclaimer

    The opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the AANS. This educational activity does not endorse one particular type of instrumentation, nor is it intended to dictate an exclusive course of management. It presents one of numerous recognized methods of clinical practice for consideration by physicians for incorporation into their practices. Variations of practice taking into account the needs of the individual patient, resources, and limitations unique to the institution or type of practice may be appropriate. Disclosure about patient confidentiality, standards of care, or course of management does not imply endorsement or disapproval of products.

    Please note: It is recognized that the use of non-FDA approved devices is described in some of the published material, but these techniques are often the standard of care and may be of value to the patients we serve.

    Disclosure Information

    As a provider accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the AANS must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored educational activities. In accordance with the ACCME’s Standards for Commercial Support, the AANS is required to disclose to the activity audience the relevant financial relationships of the planners, faculty and any other individual in a position to control content of this activity.

    Please find the relevant financial relationships disclosed below for all individuals in control of content. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.

    Name

    Relationship/Company

    Praveen V. Mummaneni, MD, FAANSConsultant Fees – Depuy Spine, Globus, Stryker, Spineart Other Financial Support – Depuy Spine, Thieme publishers, Springer Publishers Board, Trustee, Officer, Leadership position - CNS Grants/Research Support – NREF, AO Spine, ISSG Stock Shareholder (purchased direct) - Spinicity/ISD
    Julie G. Pilitsis, MD, PhD, FAANSConsultant Fees – Abbott, Medtronic, Boston Scientific, Jazz, nevro Grants/Research Support – Abbott, Medtronic, Boston Scientific, NIH, Jazz, nevro, GE Global Research Speaker’s Bureau – Boston Scientific, Jazz Board, Trustee, Officer, Leadership position - Centauri Stock Shareholder (purchased direct) - Centauri

    Planners, faculty and any other individuals in control of content not listed have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose for this activity.

    Joseph Christopher Zacko, MD, FAANS

    Accreditation

    The AANS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The AANS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    This activity was published in 5-19-2020. Credit may be obtained until 5-19-2023.

  • Return-to-play After Sports Injury II: Spine Injury

    Includes Credits

    This webinar addresses the neurosurgeon's role in evaluating and clearing children, high school athletes, college athletes and professional athletes with spine injuries. AANS Member: Free| Non-member: $49

    The identification and management of sports-related injuries has received recent attention in the press and in neurosurgical literature. This course addresses the neurosurgeon's role in evaluating and clearing children, high school athletes, college athletes and professional athletes with spine injuries.

    Pricing

    AANS MemberFree
    Non-member$49

    Faculty

    Principal Faculty

    • Michael W. Groff, MD, FAANS
    • Christina Marie Notarianni, MD, FAANS
    • Daniel C. Lu, MD, PhD, FAANS
    • Douglas L. Brockmeyer, MD, FAANS
    • Srinivas K. Prasad, MD, FAANS

    Learning Objectives

    Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

    • Explain the standard tests and techniques for evaluating the injured athlete.
    • Describe the pathophysiology of sports-related injuries.
    • Apply the data and expert opinion on return-to-play guidelines to practice. 

    CME Accreditation

    The AANS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

    Disclaimer

    The opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the AANS. This educational activity does not endorse one particular type of instrumentation, nor is it intended to dictate an exclusive course of management. It presents one of numerous recognized methods of clinical practice for consideration by physicians for incorporation into their practices. Variations of practice taking into account the needs of the individual patient, resources, and limitations unique to the institution or type of practice may be appropriate. Disclosure about patient confidentiality, standards of care, or course of management does not imply endorsement or disapproval of products.

    Please note: It is recognized that the use of non-FDA approved devices is described in some of the published material, but these techniques are often the standard of care and may be of value to the patients we serve.

    Disclosure Information

    As a provider accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the AANS must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored educational activities. In accordance with the ACCME’s Standards for Commercial Support, the AANS is required to disclose to the activity audience the relevant financial relationships of the planners, faculty and any other individual in a position to control content of this activity.

    Please find the relevant financial relationships disclosed below for all individuals in control of content. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.

    Name

    Relationship/Company

    Michael W. Groff, MD, FAANSConsultant Fees – Depuy Spine, EBI Spine Grants/Research Support – Depuy Spine Other Financial Support – Depuy Spine, SpineArt, Nuvasive

    Planners, faculty and any other individuals in control of content not listed have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose for this activity.

    Christina Marie Notarianni, MD, FAANS

    Daniel C. Lu, MD, PhD, FAANS

    Douglas L. Brockmeyer, MD, FAANS

    Srinivas K. Prasad, MD, FAANS

    Accreditation

    The AANS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The AANS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    This activity was published in 5/19/2020. Credit may be obtained until 5/19/2023.

  • Management of Adult Scoliosis

    Includes Credits

    Explore the strategies, evaluation and management of adult spinal deformities. AANS Member: Free | Non-member: $49

    Explore strategies, evaluation and management of adult spinal deformities, with special emphasis on the association of spinal deformities with conditions commonly treated by neurosurgeons.

    Pricing

    AANS MemberFree
    Non-member$49

    Faculty

    Principal Faculty

    • Praveen V. Mummaneni, MD, FAANS
    • Tyler Robert Koski, MD, FAANS
    • Peter Douglas Angevine, MD, MPH, FAANS

    Learning Objectives

    Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

    • Discuss natural clinical and radiographic history of idiopathic and degenerative scoliosis in adults.
    • Detail appropriate clinical and radiographic evaluation of and determine non-operative and operative treatment options for adult spinal deformity.
    • Identify patient-related factors that compromise surgical treatment outcomes and increase complications, and discuss treatment strategies. 

    CME Accreditation

    The AANS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

    Disclaimer

    The opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the AANS. This educational activity does not endorse one particular type of instrumentation, nor is it intended to dictate an exclusive course of management. It presents one of numerous recognized methods of clinical practice for consideration by physicians for incorporation into their practices. Variations of practice taking into account the needs of the individual patient, resources, and limitations unique to the institution or type of practice may be appropriate. Disclosure about patient confidentiality, standards of care, or course of management does not imply endorsement or disapproval of products.

    Please note: It is recognized that the use of non-FDA approved devices is described in some of the published material, but these techniques are often the standard of care and may be of value to the patients we serve.

    Disclosure Information

    As a provider accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the AANS must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored educational activities. In accordance with the ACCME’s Standards for Commercial Support, the AANS is required to disclose to the activity audience the relevant financial relationships of the planners, faculty and any other individual in a position to control content of this activity.

    Please find the relevant financial relationships disclosed below for all individuals in control of content. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.

    Name

    Relationship/Company

    Praveen V. Mummaneni, MD, FAANSConsultant Fees – Depuy Spine, Globus, Stryker, Spineart Other Financial Support – Depuy Spine, Thieme publishers, Springer Publishers Board, Trustee, Officer, Leadership position - CNS Grants/Research Support – NREF, AO Spine, ISSG Stock Shareholder (purchased direct) - Spinicity/ISD
    Tyler Robert Koski, MD, FAANSConsultant Fees – Medtronic, Nuvasive, spinewave Other Financial Support – Medtronic, Nuvasive, spinewave Stock Shareholder (purchased direct) – Nuvasive, spinewave

    Planners, faculty and any other individuals in control of content not listed have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose for this activity.

    Peter Douglas Angevine, MD, MPH, FAANS

    Accreditation

    The AANS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The AANS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    This activity was published in 5/19/2020. Credit may be obtained until 5/19/2023.

  • Spine and Peripheral Nerve Session

    Includes Credits

    Discover treatment and care strategies for diseases of spinal neural elements, the spine and peripheral nerves. AANS Members: $49 | Non-members: $79

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    Discover treatment options for diseases of spinal neural elements, the spine and peripheral nerves. Faculty present patient care strategies and relevant research to keep you current, at your convenience and for 2.5 CME.

    Pricing

    AANS Member$49
    Non-member$79

    Faculty

    Peripheral Nerve

    • Courtney Pendleton, MD
    • Roberto J. Perez Roman, MD

    Spine

    • John Fredrick Burke, MD - Awarded the Stewart B. Dunsker MD Award for Best Clinical Spine Abstract
    • Sadaf Soloukey
    • Elie Massaad
    • Andrew K. Chan, MD
    • Michael G. Fehlings, MD, PhD, FAANS
    • Mohamad Bydon, MD, FAANS
    • Owoicho Adogwa, MD, MPH
    • Michael Karsy, MD, PhD
    • Christine Park
    • Arati Patel, MD
    • Abby York
    • Rich Gliklich MD
    • Azim Laiwalla, MD, PhD
    • Joseph Zabinski

    Learning Objectives

    After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:

    • Discuss research updates in spine and peripheral nerve neurosurgery.
    • Apply updates in spine and peripheral nerve neurosurgery to practice.

    CME Accreditation

    The AANS designates this internet enduring material activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

    Disclosure Information

    As a provider accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the AANS must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored educational activities. In accordance with the ACCME’s Standards for Commercial Support, the AANS is required to disclose to the activity audience the relevant financial relationships of the planners, faculty and any other individual in a position to control content of this activity.

    Please find the relevant financial relationships disclosed below for all individuals in control of content. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.

    Name

    Relationship/Company

    Andrew K. Chan, MDGrants/Research Support - Orthofix
    Rich Gliklich, MDGrants/Research Support - Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

    Stock Shareholder (purchased direct, i.e. not through Mutual Fund, retirement package, etc.), Employee (any industry) - OMI, Inc.

    Joseph ZabinskiEmployee (any industry), Board, Trustee, Officer, Leadership position that could affect an entities' finances, Employee (any industry) – OM1

    Planners, faculty and any other individuals in control of content not listed have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose for this activity.

    Disclaimer

    The opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of the grant provider or the AANS. This educational activity does not endorse one particular type of instrumentation, nor is it intended to dictate an exclusive course of management. It presents one of numerous recognized methods of clinical practice for consideration by physicians for incorporation into their practices. Variations of practice taking into account the needs of the individual patient, resources and limitations unique to the institution or type of practice may be appropriate. Disclosure about patient confidentiality, standards of care or course of management does not imply endorsement or disapproval of products.

    Please Note: It is recognized that the use of non-FDA approved devices is described in some of the published material, but these techniques are often the standard of care and may be of value to the patients served.

    Accreditation Designation

    The AANS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The AANS designates this internet enduring material activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

    Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Term of approval is for three years, beginning from 05/22/2020 until 05/22/2023.

    © 2020 American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Disclaimer

The opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the AANS. This educational activity does not endorse one particular type of instrumentation, nor is it intended to dictate an exclusive course of management. It presents one of numerous recognized methods of clinical practice for consideration by physicians for incorporation into their practices. Variations of practice taking into account the needs of the individual patient, resources, and limitations unique to the institution or type of practice may be appropriate. Disclosure about patient confidentiality, standards of care, or course of management does not imply endorsement or disapproval of products.

Please note: It is recognized that the use of non-FDA approved devices is described in some of the published material, but these techniques are often the standard of care and may be of value to the patients we serve.

Accreditation

The AANS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The AANS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity was published in 7/17/2020. Credit may be obtained until 7/17/2023.