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AO Spine Advanced Level Specimen Course—MISS, Endoscopy and Navigation
Nottingham, United Kingdom I May 20–21, 2023
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Congratulations to the Global Spine Diploma Program graduates first class from Indian subcontinent!
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Global Spine Diploma Program is open for applicationsTwo start dates annually—join the spine surgery elite!
What we do
Providing over 200 educational opportunities to more than 12,000 surgeons worldwide – every year.
Driving the transformation of spine care through our research network and Knowledge Forums.
Advancing careers through the exchange of knowledge and professional networking.
A truly global spine community
AO Spine Injury Classification Systems
Based on a systematic assessment and revision of the Magerl classification.
Videos and webinars
Digital teaching and learning material, webinars, and event coverage for educational purposes
Providing additional experience in surgical techniques for fully trained orthopedic and neurosurgeons interested in spine surgery.
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“AO Spine is unique in exchanging knowledge, sharing information, and building friendships with surgeons worldwide. You can only get this in a global organization like AO Spine.”
Asdrubal Falavigna, AO Spine Chairperson