The International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery is the spine surgeon’s society, providing an independent venue to discuss and address the issues involved with all aspects of basic and clinical science of motion preservation, stabilization, innovative technologies, MIS procedures, biologics and other fundamental topics to restore and improve motion and function of the spine.
ISASS19 aims to bring together surgeons, scientists, inventors and others to advance major evolutionary steps in spine surgery.
Marek Szpalski, MD, Belgium: ISASS President
Jean-Jacques Abitbol, MD, USA: Overall Program Co-Chair
Alex Vaccaro, MD, PhD, MBA, USA: Overall Program Co-Chair
Scott Blumenthal, MD, USA: Clinical Program Co-Chair
Naresh Kumar, MD, PhD, Singapore: Clinical Program Co-Chair
Donna Ohnmeiss, PhD, USA: Basic Science Program Co-Chair
Hans Joachim Wilke, MD, Germany: Basic Science Program Co-Chair
Chen Liang, MD , China: MIS Program Co-Chair
Barton Sachs, MD, USA: MIS Program Co-Chair
Robert Gunzburg, MD, PhD, Belgium: Poster Co-Chair
Rick Guyer, MD, USA: Poster Co-Chair
Rolando Garcia, MD, USA: Cadaver Lab Co-Chair
Seok Woo Kim, MD, South Korea: Cadaver Lab Co-Chair