June 23, 2016

CERVICAL ARTHRODESIS

General Information:

Schedule: Saturday, 14h45 & 17h00
Lecturers: Paulo Pereira, MD PhD | Pedro Santos Silva, MD | Bruno Carvalho, MD
Level: A

Workshop’s Description:

Be part of this unique experience: in this workshop you will be able to perform spinal stabilizations in sawbone models. This orthopaedic and neurosurgical approach has been able to improve the quality of life of many people, and therefore, we are giving you a unique opportunity to get your hands on, and start practicing!

No lab coat is required!

About our Lecturers:

  • Paulo Pereira, MD PhD – Head of the spineal unit of the Neurosurgery Department, CHSJoão; Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto; Vice-President of the Portuguese Spine Society; Member of the Training Committee of the Portuguese Society of Neurosurgery; Vice-President of the Executive Committee of the World Federation of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery; National Representative (Portugal) of the International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery.
  • Pedro Santos Silva, MD – Member of the Spine Unit of the Neurosurgery Department, CHSJoão PhD Student, FMUP; Volunteer Lecturer, FMUP; Member of the Portuguese Society of Neurosurgery, Portuguese Spine Society and European Association of Neurosurgical Societies.
  •  Bruno Carvalho, MD – Neurosurgery Department, CHSJoão; PhD student, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto; Volunteer Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto; Member of the Portuguese Society of Neurosurgery; Portuguese Spine Society and European Association of Neurosurgical Societies.

Supported by:
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