Day 1: Thoracolumbar, Sacroiliac Instrumantation
Faculty of Medicine Conference Hall
08:00-08:30 Opening  
Time Title Speaker
08:45-09:00 Thoracic, Lumbar and Sacral Region vertebral and paravertebral Anatomy  
09:00-09:15 Posterolateral surgical approaches to thoracolumbar spine  
09:15-09:30 Thoracic pedicle screw insertion and cervicothoracic junction fixation techniques  
09:30-09:45 Lumbar pedicle screw insertionĀ  and thoracolumbar junction fixation techniques  
09:45-10:00 Lateral Approaches to the Lumbar Spine  
10:00-10:15 Anterior Approaches to the Lumbar and Lumbosacral Junction  
10:15-10:30 Sacral and ilial screw insertion; S1, S2, Sacroiliac, Sacroalar techniques  
10:30-10:45 Dynamic instrumentation technique, Dynamic rod, screws  
10:45-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-13:00 Cadaver Lab 1 All
13:00-13:30 Lunch break
13:30-13:45 Surgical approaches for thoracic disc herniations  
13:45-14:00 Surgical approachesfor lumbar disc herniations  
14:00-14:15 Unilateral approach for lumbar spinal stenosis  
14:15-14:30 Interbody fusion techniques: TLIF, PLIF, ALIF  
14:30-14:45 Vertebral augmentation techniques  
14:45-15:00 Percutaneous lumbar screw placement  
15:00-15:30 Coffee break
15:30-17:30 Cadaver Lab 2 All
17:30-18:00 Video presentation and case discussion  
Day 2: Thoracolumbar Instrumantation and Osteotomies
09:00-18:00 Faculty of Medicine
Time Title Speaker
09:00-09:15 Prevention and management of proximal junctional kyphosis  
09:15-09:30 Management of osteoporotic vertebral fractures  
09:30-09:45 Management of instrumentation complications  
09:45-10:00 Total sacrectomy and spinopelvic reconstruction  
10:00-10:15 Coffee break
10:15-12:15 Cadaver Lab 3 All
12:15-13:00 Lunch break
13:00-13:15 Sagittal and coronal balance definition and radiologic measurements  
13:15-13:30 Sagittal balance analysis, correction calculation and osteotomy planning  
13:30-13:45 Osteotomy classification  
13:45-14:00 Ponte and SPO osteomy: indications and technique  
14:00-14:15 PSO osteotomy: indications and technique  
14:15-14:30 VCR osteotomy : indications and technique  
14:30-15:00 Coffee break
15:00-17:00 Cadaver Lab 4 AllĀ 
17:00-18:00 Video presentation and case discussion  
19:00 Dinner
Day 3: Deformity
Moderator :
Time Title Speaker
09:00-09:15 Role of osteotomies in the treatment of fixed sagittal imbalance  
09:15-09:30 Surgical correction techniques for spinal deformity  
09:30-09:45 Treatment of congenital scoliosis with tethered cord, diastematomyelia, bar etc.: one-stage, two-stage surgery  
09:45-10:00 How to treat adolescent idiopatic scoliosis  
10:00-10:15 What to do when the neuromonitor shows signs of neurological deficits during spine deformity surgery  
10:15-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-12:00 Cadaver Lab 5 All
12:00-13:00 Video presentation and case discussion  
13:00-13:15 Closing