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19th Annual Meeting of the Korean American Spine Society

July 11, 2024 to July 13, 2024
Now in its 19th year, the Korean American Spine Society (KASS) gathers spine surgeons in a collegial and educational Annual Meeting. Our members are primarily Korean Americans, both orthopedic and neurological spine surgeons. All are welcome at the Annual Meeting, which combines in-depth CME education from leaders in the field, free papers to exchange the members’ latest research, and honest conversation about clinical cases and complications.

KASS partners with numerous medical device and spine companies with exhibits, workshops, and other promotional support opportunities. The Annual Meeting also provides a time for colleagues and families to connect over meals, activities, a Welcome Reception, and the Annual Dinner, which features a general interest speaker sharing their perspective of the Korean American experience.
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Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Society (LLRS) 33rd Annual Scientific Meeting

July 11, 2024 to July 13, 2024
Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort, Hollywood Beach, Fl
Annual Meeting participants will apply the latest developments in the orthopedic subspecialties of limb lengthening and reconstruction, learn the principles of tissue generation by distraction, and improve their knowledge of surgical techniques of distraction histogenesis.
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American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) Annual Meeting 2024

July 11, 2024 to July 14, 2024
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO
Connect with more than 2,000 sports medicine physicians, clinicians, and industry professionals at the largest event dedicated to keeping athletes at all levels in the game. Your Society brings together elite education, dynamic networking and the innovative tools and technologies you need to propel your practice and career.
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Sports Medicine

2024 Update In Orthopaedic Surgery Conference

July 15, 2024 to July 19, 2024
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa, 1571 Poipu Rd Koloa, HI 96756
This exceptional event has been meticulously designed for Orthopaedic Surgeons, Registered Nurses, Physician Assistants, and healthcare professionals with a keen interest in the field of Orthopaedics.

As we embark on the journey of planning our 2024 conference, we anticipate unveiling more exciting details in the coming days.

What's New in 2024!
In addition to our renowned sessions on Sports Medicine, Trauma, Health Care Policy, and Total Joint procedures, we are thrilled to introduce a dedicated Hand Surgery session on Friday.
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2nd Annual Summer Spine Symposium

July 18, 2024 to July 20, 2024
Grand Summit Hotel | Park City, Utah
Cedars-Sinai Spine at Cedars Sinai and Och Spine at NewYork-Presbyterian are again collaborating to offer a reunion spine meeting in beautiful Park City. The meeting will be a joint reunion for the fellows, former fellows, and colleagues of our programs. However, all practicing spine surgeons and fellows are invited to join us! We look forward to connecting with you and your families and anticipate a stimulating scientific program at the 2nd Annual Summer Spine Symposium.

This outstanding meeting will feature:

A refreshing case-based program
Plenty of time to enjoy Park City’s multiple summer activities
Relaxed social events enabling us to re-connect with friends.
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2nd Annual Endoscopic Spine Surgery Symposium

July 26, 2024 to July 27, 2024
Seattle Science Foundation | 550 17th Ave #600, Seattle, WA
The 2nd Annual 2nd Annual ESRG Meeting: Embracing Technological Advancements for Complex Spine Pathology is an advanced training course held for orthopedic and neurosurgeons who treat spinal conditions with cutting edge full-endoscopic surgical technique. Internationally recognized speakers will focus on highly specific endoscopic spine surgery related topics. Benchmark functional outcomes from the Endoscopic Spine Research Group from various full-endoscopic procedures will be presented and discussed. This will be complemented by in-depth debates regarding the indication and application of full-endoscopic technique in spine surgery. The design is to gain knowledge and experience of the new modalities in full-endoscopic spine surgery, addressing both the guidelines and controversies of the field, as well as attaining hands-on exposure and training in the cadaver lab.
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Spine Across the Sea

July 28, 2024 to August 1, 2024
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, 1571 Poipu Rd., Koloa, HI 96756
Spine Across the Sea, takes place July 28 – August 1, 2024 in the beautiful setting of Kauai, Hawaii at the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa and celebrates a 30-year collaboration between NASS and the Japanese Society for Spine Surgery and Related Research (JSSR).

Key opinion leaders from around the world will provide the latest information and concepts in spine care through oral and poster scientific presentations as well as symposia. A technical exhibition will feature the latest spine products and services.
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AO Trauma NA Symposium - South East Orthopaedic Symposium

August 1, 2024 to August 4, 2024
Miramar Beach, Florida, USA
This activity takes place over 3.5 days and is designed to provide the orthopedic surgeon with a comprehensive update on the latest state-of-the-art techniques in the management of orthopedic trauma, sports medicine, and biologics to include adult reconstruction, arthroplasty: knee, economics of joint replacement surgery, hip replacement, biologics update, shoulder/elbow and orthopaedic trauma issues among others to provide optimal patient care. A distinguished faculty will present their experience, techniques, and pearls of wisdom regarding current treatments and procedures. The goal of the activity is to provide an update to practicing surgeons along with topics of interest to their practice and the challenges they face.

Target Audience
Orthopedic and Sport Medicine Surgeons, Joint and Adult Reconstruction Surgeons, Fellows, Residents, Nurses, Physician Assistants and other healthcare professionals involved Orthopedic Surgery.
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Sports Medicine

24th Annual Santa Fe Bone Symposium (SFBS)

August 2, 2024 to August 3, 2024
Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza, Santa Fe, New Mexico
The Santa Fe Bone Symposium (SFBS) is an annual forum devoted to advances in the science and economics of osteoporosis, metabolic bone disease, and assessment of skeletal health. Presented by the Osteoporosis Foundation of New Mexico (OFNM), this meeting is for healthcare providers, scientists, and researchers with a special interest in bone disease, and for bone densitometry technologists who seek a high level of knowledge in their field. Close interaction and collaboration between faculty and participants is an integral part of the Santa Fe Bone Symposium.
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Pittsburgh Spine Summit 2024

August 8, 2024 to August 10, 2024
Pittsburgh, PA
An annual meeting devoted to advancing the field of spine surgery through the exposition of relevant spine surgical skills, advanced technologies and complications from master spine surgeons. The program is designed for senior-level residents and early-career spine surgeons from both Neurosurgery and Orthopedic Surgery backgrounds. Physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses and other physicians involved in the care of patients with spinal disease are also encouraged to attend.

Target Audience
Neurosurgery and Orthopaedic residents and early career spine surgeons, physician assistants, nurse practitioners

Learning Objectives
Discuss the current state of spinal procedures and new technologies
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9th Annual Spinal Deformity Symposium 2024

August 24, 2024
Seattle Science Foundation, Seattle , WA
The 9th Annual Spinal Deformity Symposium is an advanced training course held for current and future orthopaedic surgeons and neurosurgeons who treat adult patients with spinal deformities. Nationally recognized speakers will focus on provocative topics and in-depth debates. They will also provide live surgical demonstrations in state-of-the-art lab facilities. This course is designed to focus on the surgical treatment of adult spinal deformity, address guidelines and controversies in the field, as well as provide opportunities to practice new surgical advances and techniques in the hands-on cadaver lab.

This hybrid course will offer the opportunity for learners to attend virtually & in-person.
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International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty (ISTA) 35th International Congress

August 28, 2024 to August 31, 2024
Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Conference Venue, Nashville, Tennessee
The 35th Congress will be held on August 28-31, 2024 at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Conference Venue Nashville, Tennessee. The theme of this meeting is, ‘Technology versus Technique in Arthroplasty Outcomes’.

Over 35 years, ISTA has become the premier forum for the exchange of ideas and innovations in joint replacement technologies by surgeons, engineers, marketing, and business experts. In Nashville, we are expecting to host over 700 delegates from some 28 countries.
The ISTA Annual Congress provides an opportunity for surgeons, engineers and industry to engage in robust debate, which is essential for the future of arthroplasty.
As a member of this vital community, we invite you to participate in this exciting event, by:
Submitting your own abstracts for the scientific sessions in our program.
Sponsoring the unique interactions between the leading innovators and researchers in the field of arthroplasty.
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Foot and Ankle
Hand and Wrist
Hip and Knee
Shoulder and Elbow


Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (SMISS) Annual Forum 24

September 5, 2024 to September 7, 2024
The Bellagio, 3600 S Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89109
Scientific program registration includes admittance to all sessions at the Bellagio, course materials, and meals listed in the program. Note that scientific program registration is open to surgeons and other health care providers. T
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International Pain & Spine Intervention Society (IPSIS) Annual Meeting

September 11, 2024 to September 14, 2024
The Westin Copley Place, Boston 10 Huntington Avenue Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 02116
Educational Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

Identify best practices to ensure patient safety during interventional pain procedures;
Apply new research findings to the practice of ethical, evidence-based interventional pain care;
Define important patient-centered outcome measures in practice settings.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)
The International Pain and Spine Intervention Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
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Orthopaedic Summit (OSET 2024)

September 13, 2024 to September 18, 2024
The Fontainebleau, 2777 South Las Vegas Boulevard Las Vegas, NV 89109
The Orthopaedic Summit continues to be the premier gathering of Total Joint (Knee, Hip, Shoulder), Foot & Ankle, Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic, Spine and Trauma Surgeons, Physician ssistants, Nurse Practitioners, Athletic Trainers, Physical and Occupational Therapists from across the globe in our 13th year.

Join us at The Fontainebleau Las Vegas from Friday, September 13 – Wednesday, September 18, 2024.
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September 19, 2024 to September 21, 2024
Minneapolis Convention Center – 1301 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Join us for the 2024 Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, MN!

Thursday, September 19 – Saturday, September 21, 2024
Minneapolis Convention Center – 1301 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404

Early programming begins on Tuesday, September 17. Please contact the ASSH Meetings Team with questions about the 2024 meeting at meetings@assh.org.
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Hand and Wrist

North American Spine Society (NASS) 39th Annual Meeting

September 25, 2024 to September 28, 2024
Chicago, IL McCormick Place, West Building
NASS 2024 in Chicago will feature a robust educational program including cutting-edge spine research, and the opportunity to hear from key opinion leaders and world-renowned experts.

A special President’s Symposium will bring together leaders from key federal agencies to discuss today’s most pressing issues in healthcare. Other highlights include an International Symposia with strategic partners, a Section on ISMM, sessions for early career spine professionals, Women in Spine Luncheon sessions, a Section on Innovation Spine Research as well as Novel Technologies sessions.

Get hands-on at the world’s largest spine technical exhibition to experience the latest innovations from industry. Watch top surgeons demo procedures and new technologies at the Surgical Stadium. Network and collaborate with colleagues. And experience Chicago, a world-class city, with so much to explore. Join us this September at NASS 2024!
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2024 Orthopaedic Trauma: Fracture Problems in the Real World - New Solutions to Old Problems

October 5, 2024
Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, 8555 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
The 2024 Orthopaedic Trauma Symposium will present a review of new techniques to address common fractures encountered in practice. Didactic sessions focused on new and emerging concepts will be presented by expert faculty. Additionally, skills labs to make the concepts discussed more granular will be offered.

Share experience and approaches to challenging cases with colleagues and expert faculty to enhance understanding of recommended treatment and management strategies.
Recognize the challenges posed by bone loss, infections, non-unions, and other issues and take steps to mitigate complications and adverse outcomes.
Identify unique and difficult fracture patterns and problems in the orthopaedic trauma patient and utilize the best treatment options and algorithms for these difficult cases.
Apply performance improvement tips to improve interactions that can result in enhanced patient and provider outcomes and experiences.
Incorporate an interprofessional team-based approach in the management of common and complex fractures.
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28th Annual Pain Management and Sports Medicine Symposium: Low Back Pain - Back on Track

October 11, 2024
Swedish Cherry Hill SECC, 500 17th Avenue, Seattle, WA
The optimal way of preventing chronic pain is to treat acute pain appropriately, using evidence-based medical, interventional, rehabilitation, and psychological modalities. This year's course will include speakers spanning pain medicine, physiatry, and sports medicine.
The content is designed to assist the busy health care provider with evaluating and managing common and sometimes challenging acute and chronic low back pain conditions more comfortably.

Attendees will interact with pain management and sports medicine specialists during special panel sessions and see first-hand the practical benefits of physical therapy and tai chi/movement therapies through hands-on breakout and demonstration sessions.
As part of our symposium activities, we will also be featuring lunch time lectures on state-of-the-art topics at 12:15 p.m. PT on Tuesday and Wednesday the week of the symposium. Please see the course brochure for more information on registration for this complimentary sessions.

We hope you will join us to gain practical knowledge and further your ability to care for patients presenting with pain both acute musculoskeletal and persistent pain.
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Eastern Orthopaedic Association 55th Annual Meeting

October 16, 2024 to October 19, 2024
The Breakers Palm Beach, FL
See link for details
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16th Annual Scientific Meeting of ISHA – The Hip Preservation Society

October 17, 2024 to October 19, 2024
JW Marriott Washington DC, 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20004
The Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) is the flagship event of ISHA - The Hip Preservation Society, bringing together worldwide arthroscopic and open hip surgeons, sports physicians, rehabilitation experts, researchers, and allied health professionals to share the latest knowledge, experience, and thought in the growing field of hip preservation.

Under the overarching theme of "Hip Health: Bridging Innovation and Preservation", the ISHA 2024 ASM will have a firm focus on the future, looking at what the world's best hip preservation specialists are doing today and considering where new technologies and perspectives may lead us in the years to come.

Aside from top-quality education and discussion on cutting-edge research and techniques, attendees of ISHA 2024 can look forward to a warm welcome with unrivalled fellowship in this unique field, opportunities to present their work to a specialist international audience, access to an industry exhibition filled with innovative products and solutions, specialist targeted pre- and post-conference programs, and much more.
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Hip and Knee

2024 Trauma Conference

October 25, 2024
Hilton Columbus at Easton, Columbus, OH
This conference is for physicians, nurses, EMS and ancillary staff who care for the traumatically injured patient covers current evidence-based practice in the care of specific trauma mechanisms of injury (MOI) and innovative technology that are most commonly seen at OhioHealth’s three American College of Surgeons accredited trauma centers. These MOIs include falls, motor vehicle crashes and assaults for both Grant Medical Center and Riverside Methodist Hospital, and falls, motor vehicle crashes and motorcycle crashes for Mansfield Hospital.
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15th Annual Nuts and Bolts of General Orthopaedics

October 31, 2024 to November 2, 2024
Ritz Carlton, 280 Vanderbilt Road, Naples, FL
Stay up to date on the latest advancements in patient care for injuries to areas like shoulders, knees, and hips. We’ll present information on current topics and cutting edge technology to help you continue to provide the highest quality patient care when collaboration with other orthopaedic specialists isn’t an option.
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Society of Pelvic Surgeons 72nd Annual Meeting

November 6, 2024 to November 9, 2024
MD Anderson - Duncan Building, Houston, TX
Join us for a dynamic CME event hosted by the Society for Pelvic Surgeons. Our multidisciplinary surgical meeting offers state-of-the-art didactic presentations, engaging panel discussions, insightful abstract presentations, and interactive small group sessions. Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your knowledge and skills in pelvic surgery alongside experts in the field

At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able to:

Apply multidisciplinary strategies and collaborate effectively within a pelvic sarcoma team to optimize patient care.
Define the role of each specialty within a multidisciplinary pelvic sarcoma team and articulate how their contributions synergize to provide comprehensive patient care.
Discuss the multidisciplinary use of single port robotic surgery.
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2024 Napa Primary Care Conference

November 6, 2024 to November 10, 2024
Napa Marriott Resort, Napa Valley, CA
The Napa Primary Care Conference is a unique educational conference for physicians and medical professionals who care for active and athletic patients or who themselves lead such a lifestyle.
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Sports Medicine

DFCon 2024 – Diabetic Foot Conference

November 7, 2024 to November 8, 2024
JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort 1775 S Clementine St, Anaheim CA 92802
DFCon brings together healthcare professionals from around the world, including podiatrists, vascular surgeons, endocrinologists, wound care specialists, and other healthcare providers in the field of limb preservation. DFCon covers a wide range of topics related to diabetic foot management, including the latest research, emerging treatments and technologies, best practices in wound care, and strategies for preventing and managing diabetic foot complications and amputations.

DFCon is known for its highly interactive format, with case presentations, debates, and interactive workshops designed to encourage discussion and collaboration among attendees. The conference also features a large exhibit hall where companies showcase the latest products and technologies related to diabetic foot care.
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Foot and Ankle

Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) Philadelphia Spine Research Society (PSRS) 7th International Spine Research Symposium

November 10, 2024 to November 14, 2024
Skytop Lodge, Skytop, Pennsylvania
The Philadelphia Spine Research Society (PSRS) and the Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) welcomes you to the ORS PSRS 7th International Spine Research Symposium. The meeting will be held at Skytop Lodge located in picturesque Pocono Mountains, Pennsylvania, a short drive from Philadelphia from November 10-14, 2024. Since 2011, the PSRS has been holding a biennial international symposium that has brought together leading researchers, clinicians, and industry from all parts of the world. The past meetings have been highly successful and received high praise and positive feedback from participants.

This exciting multiday meeting will provide a forum for discussion of the latest research, medical innovations, and the most advanced scholarship in Spine Research. This symposium will foster a greater understanding of the clinical problems associated with degenerative disc disease and will highlight cutting-edge scientific research in areas of basic biology, epidemiology, disease mechanisms, biomechanics, tissue engineering, and imaging of the intervertebral disc. The meeting format will have plenty of networking time in the afternoon and post-dinner and the convenient location of Skytop will provide great opportunities for outdoor and adventure activities that have made Pocono mountains a favorite tourist destination. The program will feature invited talks by several leading researchers. The meeting format will also provide opportunities for new investigators, postdoctoral trainees, and graduate students to present their work in podium/poster sessions and to exchange ideas in an informal setting with experienced investigators at the forefront of their field. The Society will confer its 6th Lifetime Research Achievement Award at the meeting to recognize long-standing contributions of a selected nominee. I hope that you will join us for this exciting meeting in November 2024.
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18th International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis and the Growing Spine (ICEOS)

November 13, 2024 to November 15, 2024
The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch | Scottsdale, Arizona
The 18th International Congress will meet in the midst of the beautiful Sonoran Desert in Scottsdale, Arizona. Enjoy sweeping views of red rocks and the classic silhouette of Saguaro cacti during your visit to the Southwest at the Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch. Stay posted for updates on submitting abstracts, invited faculty, recreation, and more! (see link for details)
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8th Annual Multidisciplinary Spine Care Conference 2024

November 14, 2024 to November 16, 2024
The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island - Amelia Island, Florida
This course is designed to enhance physician and advance practice provider comfort in the management of patients with diverse spinal disorders and conditions. This two-day course focuses on discussions concerning the management of spinal disorders, as well as technological advancements, controversial spine topics, complications and socioeconomic issues. The course provides a mixture of didactic, case-based and evidence-based guideline review, along with an opportunity for panel discussion.
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2024 NCH Pediatric Sports Medicine & Orthopedics Conference

November 15, 2024
Nationwide Children's Hospital Conference Center, Columbus, OH
This conference is designed for physicians, athletic trainers, physical therapists, physician assistants, nurses, and other healthcare providers who treat pediatric patients with sports medicine injuries and orthopedic problems. Attendees may choose to attend in-person or virtually and afternoon breakout tracks in Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation, and MSK Ultrasound will be available.
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Sports Medicine

10th Annual Spine Trauma Summit 2024

November 15, 2024 to November 16, 2024
Seattle Science Foundation | 550 17th Ave #600, Seattle, WA
The 10th Annual Spine Trauma Summit provides an update on the current evidence-based practices in spine trauma care. The meeting combines lectures with interactive sessions to address questions and develop a consensus on best practices for all key areas of spinal cord injuries. It also includes live surgical demonstrations and a hands-on BioSkills session for in-person learners.

This conference will enhance recognition of key injury variables and provide important updates on spinal cord injury management and the latest techniques in minimally invasive spine fracture treatment. Hands-on training for participants will include the most advanced technologies available to improve cognitive as well as haptic skill sets.
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