Clinical Education Center Current Concepts in Spine Management:  Best Practices and New Technologies

Save The Date: November 1, 2013

Presented by: Seton Brain & Spine Institute
Location: AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, Austin, TX

Topics will include ethics, evidence and emerging trends in spine care. The symposium will feature a variety of speakers who are regionally and nationally renowned.

Target Audience:
This symposium is designed for neurosurgeons, orthopedists, anesthesiologist, physiatrists, pain specialists, primary care providers, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.

Conference Objectives:

  • Discuss relevant rehabilitation therapy and options for the surgical and non-surgical patient
  • Explain new concepts in evidence-based spine surgery such as approach, robotics and biologics
  • Explore low back pain and chronic pain management
  • Discuss clinical integration and the emerging ACOs

Accreditation (CME):
The Seton Healthcare Family is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Seton Healthcare Family designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The presentation “Error, Malpractice, and Complication: A Practical Approach” has been designated by Seton Healthcare Family for 1 credit of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

More information to follow in late July!
For questions, please contact Karen Perrone at 512-324-7000 x72450 or via Email

Additional Hotel Listing:
  • Omni Austin Hotel 1-866-272-4856
  • Double Tree By Hilton Austin 1-866-276-6393
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Austin -1-866279-5332
  • Days Inn-1-866-281-6817
  • Sheraton Austin -1-866-286-0843
  • La Quinta Inn -1866-809-3504

Planning Committee Members:
Eeric Truumees, MD
Glenn Harper, MD
Marcella Madera, MD
George Tipton, MD
Lori Stallings-Sicard, RN, BSN, MBA
Suzanne Alvarez, MA, BSN, RN

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