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Day 1: Thoracic , Lumbar, Sacroiliac Surgical Approaches and Instrumentation
Faculty of Medicine Conference Hall
08:00-08:30 Opening  
Moderator: Mehmet Zileli
Time Title Speaker
08:30-08:45 Thoracic, Lumbar and Sacral region vertebral anatomy Ural Verimli
08:45-09:00 Thoracic, Lumbar and Sacral region paravertebral anatomy Ural Verimli
09:00-09:15 Posterior and posterolateral surgical approaches to thoracolumbar spine Mehmet Zileli
09:15-09:30 Lateral approaches to the lumbar spine Sait Naderi
09:30-09:45 Anterior approaches to the lumbar and lumbosacral junction Cumhur Kılınçer
09:45-10:00 Surgical approaches for thoracic disc herniations Salim Şentürk
10:00-10:15 Surgical approaches for lumbar disc herniations Alparslan Şenel
10:15-10:30 Surgical approaches for lumbar spinal stenosis Kudret Türeyen
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-13:00 Cadaver Lab 1
Lumbar microdiscectomy, lumbar far lateral approach, thoracic transpedicular approach, costotransversectomy (6 tables)
Vertebroplasty, biopsy (1 table with C arm)
13:00-13:30 Lunch break
Moderator: Kemal Koc
13:30-13:45 Thoracic pedicle screw insertion and cervicothoracic junction fixation techniques Şükrü Çağlar
13:45-14:00 Lumbar pedicle screw insertion and thoracolumbar junction fixation techniques Cumhur Kılınçer
14:00-14:15 Sacral and ilial screw insertion; S1, S2, Sacroiliac, Sacroalar techniques Ender Ofluoğlu
14:15-14:30 Interbody fusion techniques: TLIF, PLIF, ALIF Salim Şenturk 
14:30-14:45 Vertebral augmentation techniques Erkin Sönmez
14:45-15:15 Coffee break
15:15-17:15 Cadaver Lab 2
Thoracic and lumbar pedicle screw placement (6 tables)
Vertebroplasty, biopsy (1 table with C arm)
17:15-17:45 Video presentation and case discussion
Case 1 :Mehmet Zileli
Case 2 :Alparslan Şenel
Case 3 : Sukru Çağlar
Case 4 : Kudret Tureyen
Case 5 : Salim Şentürk
Case 6 : Ulkun Unsal
Day 2: Thoracolumbar Instrumantation and Deformity Correction
08:45-18:00 Faculty of Medicine
Moderator: Alparslan Şenel
Time Title Speaker
08:45-09:00 Percutaneous lumbar screw placement Mirza Pojskic
09:00-09:15 Prevention and management of proximal junctional kyphosis Ülkün Ünsal
09:15-09:30 Management of osteoporotic vertebral fractures Serdar Kahraman
09:30-09:45 Management of implant complications Onur Yaman
09:45-10:00 Total sacrectomy and spinopelvic reconstruction Mehmet Zileli
10:00-10:15 Coffee break
10:15-12:15 Cadaver Lab 3
Lumbar and ilial screw placement, TLIF and PLIF (7 tables)
12:15-13:00 Lunch break
Moderator: Onur Yaman
13:00-13:15 Sagittal and coronal balance definition and radiologic measurements Mohamed Zohair Shaker
13:15-13:30 Sagittal balance analysis, correction calculation and osteotomy planning Güçlühan Güçlü
13:30-13:45 Osteotomy classification Onur Ulu
13:45-14:00 Ponte and SPO osteomy: indications and technique Ender Köktekir
14:00-14:15 PSO osteotomy: indications and technique Süleyman Çaylı
14:15-14:30 VCR osteotomy : indications and technique Yahya Güvenç
14:30-15:00 Coffee break
15:00-17:00 Cadaver Lab 4
7 tables: Correction Techniques for deformity and scoliosis
17:00-18:00 Video presentation and case discussion
Case 7: Serdar Kahraman
Case 8: Mirza Pojskic
Case 9 : Murat Baloğlu
Case 10:  Osama Arim
Case 11: Doga Ugurlar
Case 12: Yener Şahin
Case 13:Erdal Yayla
19:00 Dinner
Day 3: Deformity Correction and Osteotomy
Moderator : Ferhat Harman
Time Title Speaker
09:00-09:15 Surgical correction techniques for spinal deformity Yahya Guvenc
09:15-09:30 Role of osteotomies in the treatment of fixed sagittal imbalance Ülkün Ünsal
09:30-09:45 Treatment of congenital scoliosis with tethered cord, diastematomyelia, bar etc. Onur Yaman
09:45-10:00 How to treat adolescent idiopatic scoliosis Kemal Koç
10:00-10:15 What to do when the neuromonitor shows signs of neurological deficits during spine deformity surgery Numan Karaaslan
10:15-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-12:30 Cadaver Lab 5
Osteotomy: Facet and pedicle subtraction, Tomita surgery (4 tables)
Thoracotomy and lumbar anterolateral retroperitoneal approach (3 tables)
12:30-13:30 Video presentation and case discussion
Case 14: Kemal Koç
Case 15: Süleyman Çaylı
Case 16: Onur Yaman
Case 17: Ender Ofluoglu
Case 18: Adnan Demirci
Case 19: Fatih Akbulut
Case 20: Onur Erdoğan
13:30 Closing