22nd Instructional Course
November 29, 2017
Diplomat Beach Resort
Registration is CLOSED. Please register on site at the Diplomat Beach Resort.
For a copy of the preliminary program, click here.
- President Darrel S. Brodke, MD
- Instructional Course Program Chair Michael D. Daubs, MD
- Local Host Frank J. Eismont, MD
Michael D. Daubs, MD, Chair
Samuel K. Cho, MD
Darren R. Lebl, MD
Praveen Mummaneni, MD
Clinton J. Devin, MD
- Review appropriate anatomy of the cervical spine.
- Compare the methods for diagnosis of neck disorders.
- Evaluate operative and non-operative treatment options for cervical spine disorders.
- Recognize and respond to complications of surgical treatment.
- Exchange information on cervical spine research, diagnosis and treatment with both US and international surgeons.
Who should attend:
The 2017 Instructional Course is intended for practicing physicians, residents and fellows, both orthopaedic and neurosurgeons who have an interest in cervical spine disorders.
Member and Non-Member Online Registration is NOW OPEN!
Pre-registration deadline: 11/10/2017. Register on-site after 11/10/2017.
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- If you do not have a CSRS Customer Username, please email CSRS with your full name, credentials, mailing address, phone number, and we will create one for you. In order to received the correct pricing category, please let us know if you are a resident, fellow, or allied health.
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Early Bird discounted rate ends October 15, 2017.
Instructional Course, November 29
Included continental breakfast, lunch, morning and afternoon breaks, and CME credit.
*Letter from Chief of Service or copy of ID required to obtain discounted fee. Online meeting registration Meeting Registration form PDF
Other Education Opportunities:
Annual Meeting, November 30 – December 2, 2017
Included continental breakfasts, lunch, morning and afternoon breaks, and CME credit.
*Letter from Chief of Service or copy of ID required to obtain discounted fee.
Includes: Breakfast Thurs – Sat & Thurs evening reception.
Early Bird discounted rate ends October 15, 2017.
This activity has been planned in accordance with the requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Cervical Spine Research Society. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Diplomat Resort & Spa
3555 S. Ocean Drive, Hollywood, Florida
Phone: (954) 602-6000
Note: The Diplomat Beach Resort is sold out on Thursday, November 30 and Friday, December 1. If you are unable to make a reservation, there are overflow rooms available at the Doubletree Resort by Hilton. The Doubletree is a 7-minute walk from the Diplomat (.3 miles). Book your reservations online or by calling (954) 454-4334. CSRS has no room block or negotiated rate at the Doubletree.
The Diplomat will also accept names on a wait list in the event of cancellations. Please contact the in-house reservations department at (954) 602-8700, Monday thru Friday, 8 am – 6 pm eastern, to be placed on the wait list.
The Diplomat Resort & Spa is accepting hotel reservations for the CSRS 2017 Annual Meeting. The CSRS negotiated rate for single/double rooms over the meeting dates is $249 plus tax. This group rate is available November 23 through December 5, 2017. The hotel cut-off date for CSRS blocked rooms is November 3, 2017.
Please note that is not uncommon for the housing block to fill prior to the stated cut-off date. Early reservations are encouraged. Should the room block become full before, or after November 3, reservations will be accepted on a space and rate availability basis.
Please do not book though an outside agency. CSRS has not contracted with any housing bureau or company for room reservations. Notify us if you are contacted by an independent group or groups for housing.
The Diplomat Resort & Spa was voted a Top Florida Resort by Conde Nast Traveler readers in 2016. The resort, which recently received a $100 million transformation, is tucked into a barrier island between the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway in the heart of South Florida.
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
The distance between the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International airport and the Diplomat Resort is 7.8 miles. Travel time between the destinations is approximately 15 minutes depending on traffic.
Miami International Airport
The distance between the Miami International Airport and the Diplomat Resort is 22 miles. Travel time between the destinations is approximately 30 minutes depending on traffic.