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ACIBADEM COMPREHENSIVE SPINE CENTER PEDIATRIC SPINE SECTION
PEDIATRIC SPINAL DEFORMITY COURSE (APRIL 4-5, 2014)

Course Directors: Memet Özek, MD and Ahmet Alanay, MD
Faculty: Amer Samdani, MD (USA), Reyhan Çeliker, MD and Elif Ilgaz, MD
Main Topics: Growing Spine Deformity, Neuromuscular Spine Deformity, Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

DAY 1 (FRIDAY)


GROWING SPINE

08:30             Welcome and course synopsisPEDIATRIC-SPINAL-DEFORMITY
Dr. Ahmet Alanay-Dr. M.Memet Özek
08:45-09:05  Growth of spine and thoracic cage and effects of early fusion in growing spine
                        Dr. Ahmet Alanay
09:05-09:20  Treatment alternatives in growing spine
                        Dr. Amer Samdani
09:20-09:40  Congenital scoliosis, classification and natural history,
                        Dr. Ahmet Alanay
09:40-10:00  Management of split cord malformations associated with congenital scoliosis
                        Dr. M.Memet Özek
10:00-10:20  Treatment alternatives for congenital scoliosis
                        Dr. Ahmet Alanay
10:20-10:30  Q&A
10:30-11:00  Coffee Break

NEUROMUSCULAR SPINAL DEFORMITY

11:00-11:20  Initial management and surgical treatment of the newborn spina bifida
                        Dr. M.Memet Özek
11:20-11:40  Surgical management of spinal deformity in spina bifida patients
                        Dr. Ahmet Alanay
11:40-12:00  Surgical management of CP spinal deformity: Comparison of Unit Rods vs Screws
                        Dr. Amer Samdani
12:00-12:20  Surgical treatment of spasticity
                        Dr. M.Memet Özek
12:20-12:30  Q&A
12:30-14:00  Lunch

ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS

14:00-14:20  Aetiology and classification
                        Dr. Ahmet Alanay
14:20-14:40  Non-surgical management
                        Dr. Reyhan Çeliker
14:40-15:00  Surgical alternatives and selection of fusion levels
                        Dr. Ahmet Alanay
15:00-15:20  Management of Chiari malformations and Syringomyelia
                        Dr. M.Memet Özek
15:20-15:30  Q&A
15:30-16:00  Coffe Break
16:00-16:20  Management of complex spinal deformity
                        Dr. Ahmet Alanay
16.20-16:40  Spinal Cord monitoring
                        Dr. Elif Ilgaz
16:40-17:00  Management of Schuermann kyphosis
                        Dr. Amer Samdani
17:00-17:15  Q&A
17:15              Wrap-up and adjourn

DAY 2 (SATURDAY)


08:30              Live surgery
12:30-14:00  Lunch
14:00-17:00  workshops (saw bone) and case discussions
14:00-15:00  Pedicle screw insertion techniques
15:00-16:00  Scoliosis and kyphosis correction techniques
16:00-17:00  Growing rod and osteotomy techniques
17:00              wrap-up and adjourn

M.Memet Özek, MDProfessor of NeurosurgeryChief, Division of Pediatric NeurosurgeryAcibadem University, School of MedicineDate: April 4 – 5, 2014Hour: Day 1, 8:30 am to 5:15 pm
Day 2, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Venue: Acibadem Maslak Hospital, Conference HallFor more information and registration please contact:Tel: +90 216 544 3823Leyla Ataoğluleyla.ataoglu@acibadem.com.trTel: +90 216 547 3606
Ahmet Alanay, MDProfessor of Orthopedics and TraumatologyCo-Chair, Comprehensive Spine CenterAcibadem Maslak HospitalRegistration Fee  : 750 EURRegistration fees include:

  • Name badge
  • Coffee break & lunch
  • Accomodation between April3, 2014 and April 5, 2014*
  • Airport – hotel and other localtransportation

*  Limak Eurasia Luxury Hotel

www.limakeurasia.com

REGISTRATION PAYMENTS
For wire transfers, please use the bank account information below:

Euro Account Information:
Acibadem Sağlık Hiz.ve Tic. A.S
T.C. Garanti Bank
Kozyatağı Corporate Branch.
(Branch Code :383)
Account No: 9095595
Iban: TR09 0006 2000 3830 0009 0955 95