Spine Surgery Conferences in the U.S. in 2023
Conferences are a great way for spine surgeons to continue their education, connect with colleagues, and meet with vendors all in one location. To make it easier for you to find the top spine surgery conferences in the U.S. this year, we’ve put together this list. We’ll be updating this list as new information is available, so check back!
Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education (FORE) 26th Annual Selby Spine Conference
February 2-4, 2023
Park City, UT
This annual meeting was developed to continue the legacy of Dr. David Selby, a spine surgeon who had annual Keystone Meetings in Keystone, CO. This conference focuses on the latest advances and controversies in treating spinal disorders, and will include didactic lectures, open discussions, debates, and case presentations. This event is open to orthopaedic spine surgeons, neurosurgeons, and any other healthcare professionals involved in the field of spine surgery.
NASS Annual Evidence & Technology Summit
February 1-4, 2023
Park City, UT
The Evidence & Technology Summit is an annual event typically held by the North American Spine Society, in addition to their Annual Meeting. This meeting covers both surgical and nonsurgical interventions for spine care. This summit is open to spine specialists who wish to participate in an interactive meeting in a smaller, relaxed setting.
Spine Intervention Society (SIS) 2023 Winter Seminar
February 23-25, 2023
Montego Bay, Jamaica
This seminar features lectures given by SIS Board of Directors members and is open to both SIS members and non-member physicians involved in the care of patients with spine conditions. Attendees can earn CME credits for attending lectures at this event. The goal of this seminar is to identify best practices for patient safety, improve outcomes, review spine procedures, and assess new technologies.
Lumbar Spine Research Society (LSRS) Annual Meeting
May 11-12, 2023
If you are interested in attending a meeting that is strictly focused on scientific presentations and debates and are involved in the treatment of lumbar spine disorders, the LSRS Annual Meeting may be a good option for you. Unlike many other spine conferences, this meeting does not allow commercial sponsorships or displays. Attendees can also earn CME credits, as designated by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Spine Intervention Society (SIS) 29th Annual UCSF Pediatric and Adult Spine Course
July 26-29, 2023
This event focuses on pioneering trends in pediatric and adult spine surgery. It is an interactive course featuring didactic lectures and hands-on labs. Expert lecturers will discuss state-of-the-art treatments for complex spinal disorders. It is open to residents, fellows, and surgeons.
Spine Intervention Society (SIS) Annual Meeting
September 20-23, 2023
The Spine Intervention Society is an international organization for physicians focusing on the practice of interventional pain procedures. Physicians in this society include those board certified in anesthesiology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, radiology, neurology, orthopedic surgery, and neurosurgery.
North American Spine Society (NASS) 38th Annual Meeting
October 18-21, 2023
Los Angeles, CA
The NASS Annual meeting typically features educational courses and vendor exhibits. Spine care professionals in orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, and other specialties will have the ability to network and attend presentations and hands-on labs.
UCSF Techniques in Complex Spine Surgery Program
November 2-4, 2023
Las Vegas, NV
The Techniques in Complex Spine Surgery Course is an annual CME course held by the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). This interactive course is designed for orthopaedic and neurosurgeons and their clinical support teams to help further training and improve skills in treating complex spinal deformities.
7th International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis and the Growing Spine (ICEOS)
November 8–10, 2023
ICEOS is the world’s leading conference addressing complex scoliosis in the growing child. Known for its highly interactive and collegial atmosphere, the meeting will attract approximately 150 surgeons and allied health professionals from around the world. The program will include free papers, expert lectures, panel discussions, and workshops. Attendees can also enjoy the historic Charleston Place Downtown hotel and the opportunity to experience America’s charming and complex coastal Lowcountry.
Cervical Spine Research Society (CSRS) Annual Meeting
November 29-December 2, 2023
Las Vegas, NV
The CSRS Annual meeting is an international forum that gathers physicians, residents, and fellows in orthopedic and neurosurgery to share ideas on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries affecting the cervical spine. Attendees can listen to presentations of scientific papers, see commercial exhibits and demonstrations, and participate in hands-on workshops sponsored by leading spine companies. CME credits are available, as well.