Scientific Program

Cadaveric Workshop [June 26-27, 2019]
UP College of Medicine

Learning objectives: The Course is NOT designed to make one an expert in minimally invasive spine surgery. The main aim is:

  • To introduce the participants to the basic techniques of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS);
  • To make them familiar with the equipment and instruments used in MISS as well as related endoscopic anatomy
  • To provide opportunity for actual hands-on experience in needle placement and targeting, docking of instruments and use of instruments

Scientific Program [June 28-29, 2019]
Manila Hotel

Learning objectives:
  • To introduce the participants to the basic science and evidences of MISS
  • To familiarize participants to the available technologies and techniques of MISS
  • To discuss ongoing debates particularly on the benefits of MISS/ Endoscopic Spine Surgery
  • To demonstrate advance applications of MISS on complex pathologies of the spine