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Össur Spinal Interest Group Meeting 2018

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Oaks on Market

60 Market Street

Melbourne, VIC 3000

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The Spinal Interest Group is a multidisciplinary group created to foster education, discussion, research and collaboration in Spinal Orthotics Care. Spinal Interest Group meetings are open to practitioners involved in Spinal Orthotics Care and have typically had a high focus on Halo management.

Presenters

We are delighted to have Mr Greg Etherington, Consultant Spinal Surgeon at The Alfred Hospital as one of our presenters. Read more on Greg: http://www.melbournespinesurgeon.com.au/

We are pleased to confirm the inclusion of Dr Helen Ackland, Senior Clinical Trauma Research Fellow at the National Trauma Research Institutech Fellowship as a presenter at SIG18. Helen’s research includes work on cervical spine trauma epidemiology, morphology, management and outcomes, in collaboration with The Alfred Hospital intensive care, emergency, radiology, neurosurgery, orthopaedic surgery and trauma departments. Read more on Helen: https://www.ntri.org.au/helen-ackland


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1. Who can attend?

The meeting aims to have something for everyone, both experienced spinal clinicians and those that are new to the area. In some sessions there are group breakouts where you can choose what you want to cover e.g. one group will be looking at complex spinal cases whilst another learning how to fit halo’s.

2. When will the program be released?

Program will be released in late January and will feature a range of lectures, clinical presentations and small group practical sessions. Day 1 program will cover a range of spinal applications whilst day 2 will have a Halo management theme.

3. Book early as places are limited.

In the event of over subscription, places will be preferentially allocated to Össur customers and other subscribers will be placed upon a wait list.

4. Where can I book nearby accommodation?

The Oaks are offering a conference special rate of $200 per night for a studio room inclusive of breakfast. To access this special rate, please complete their booking form here and return to the email listed on the form. Delegates are encouraged to book early to ensure availability.

5. How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For any enquiries regarding event information please contact Rod at rcooper@ossur.com

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