Advanced Topics in Spine Surgery

July 15, 2021

The Allegheny Health Network / Orthopedics This Week Course focused on advanced topics in spine surgery, is an accredited neurosurgery and orthopedic spine surgery educational program.

Orthopaedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, orthopaedic and neurosurgical nurses, physician’s assistants and other industry professionals are all welcome to attend this unique and dynamic online, interactive meeting on July 15th.

For the July 15th class, topics to be covered will include: patient selection and remaining diagnostic mysteries after 20 years of total disc replacement experience, a refreshing look at bias in a Cochrane Review of early TDA studies, update on living cell technologies including OPC-1, the latest in surface treatments for bone growth and infection prevention and the role of big data on spine surgery with an integrated system.

File July 15 Spine Course Program.docx

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
07/15/2021 - 7:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
07/15/2021 - 9:00pm EDT

Live Virtual Conference

This conference will be held virtually via ZOOM; a link for the conference will be sent to all participants enrolled in the conference.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Allegheny General Hospital and OTW. Allegheny General hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 Attendance


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