Cervical Spine Research Society presents


The Annual Meeting gathers leading orthopedic and neurosurgical physicians, residents, and fellows in an international forum. The meeting promotes high quality meaningful research, discussion, and exchange of ideas for the diagnosis and treatment of cervical spine injury and disease. The 28th Instructional Course will be all in-person this year and will be November 29th, 2023. The 51th Annual Meeting will be in-person November 29-December 2, 2023. Register now to join us in Las Vegas, Nevada at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas!


Scientific Meeting Objectives

  • 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.


51st Annual Meeting Committee

Brandon D. Lawrence, MD
Thomas E. Mroz, MD
Michael P. Steinmetz, MD

Abstract Review Committee

28th Instructional Course Committee

Maxwell Boakye, MD, FAANS
Jason W. Savage, MD

Instructional Course Committee


About Las Vegas

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Key Dates


Early Registration


Housing Closes


Regular Registration 

November 29, 2023

28th Instructional Course

November 29- December 2, 2023

51st Annual Meeting


2023 Corporate Partnership Prospectus

Corporate Prospectus