Spine Summit 2017 - 33rd Annual Meeting of the Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves


Event Date: 

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, March 11, 2017 (All day)

About the Event: 

Join leading spine surgeons from around the world for Spine Summit 2017 "Ahead of the Curve: Transformative Innovations in Spine Surgery" at the JW Marriott Resort & Spa in Las Vegas, Nevada. Connect with colleagues and industry leaders, and explore innovations in spine & peripheral nerve surgery, all while enjoying the exciting city of Las Vegas! 

Highlights Include:

  • NEW trauma CME course
  • Special courses in business coding, spinal deformity, navigation, preoperative, and intraoperative planning, and more
  • Energizing lineup of debates, including the popular Cahill Controversies
  • Sessions with partner societies, including KSNS, SRS, CSRS, AOSNA
  • Hands-on cadaver course with the masters
  • Charles Kuntz IV travel awards for top resident abstract authors, plus the J.A.N.E. Award, Mayfield Awards, and the Kline Peripheral Nerve Top Abstract Award

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Spine Summit 2017 Mobile App

To get up-to-date information about the DSPN Annual Meeting including speakers, sessions, maps, exhibitors, and general information, download the Spine Summit 2017 mobile app.

Go to m.cns.org to download the app on your device. Use SPINE17 when prompted to enter the event code. 


Shuttle Service

Book shuttle services to and from the airport online, or call 702-248-7706.

Under additional information, please select “Congress of Neurological Surgeons” as the occasion.

The rates include all fees and taxes, but not gratuity.

Airport to JW
Sedan $69.63
SUV $102.87

JW to Airport
Sedan $44.31
SUV $66.47

Airport to Strip
Sedan $55.92
SUV $77.82

Strip to Airport
Sedan $ 44.09
SUV $62.65


Hotel Information:

Hotel rooms at the JW Marriott Resort & Spa are now extremely limited. Additional rooms are available at:

Mandalay Bay Resort: located on the strip, this gorgeous hotel has a beach, a shark aquarium, and much more! A shuttle willl be provided to and from the JW Marriott.

Suncoast Hotel & Casino

Spa services are available at the JW Marriott Resort & Spa. Spa Aquae invites you to come relax the spirit and refresh the soul. Please contact Trinette Reyes at (702) 869-7373 for discounts and reservations.


Honored Guests:


​Iain Kalfas
Meritorious Award,

Alexander Vaccaro
Meritorious Award,
Orthopedic Surgery

Volker Sonntag
Meritorious Member

Registration Rates

Registration Category Before Feb. 10, 2017 After Feb. 10, 2017
Spine Section Member $500 $700
NASS Member $500 $700
Orthopedic Surgeon/ACOS* $500 $700
SRS Member $500 $700
SMISS Member $500 $700
ISASS Member $500 $700
AO Spine Member $500 $700
CSRS Member $500 $700
ACSR Member $500 $700
Non-Member $650 $850
Non-Physician, Non-Member $650 $850
Resident $50 $100
Resident Non-Member $75 $125
Medical Student $50 $100
Nurse $350 $500
Physician Assistant $350 $500
Spouse/Guest $100 $130
Child $0 $0

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Abstract Center:

The DSPN Spine Summit 2017 Abstract Center is closed and the deadline to submit abstracts has passed. 



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