Hello,

The Scoliosis Research Society is putting on two patient webinars in October. The first webinar will be on Monday, October 9th at 7:00pm CET. The topic being covered is Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. The second webinar will be on Saturday, October 21 at 12:00pm EST and will cover Operative Treatment Options for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. The webinars are free to all participants. Follow this link to register: http://www.srs.org/patients-and-fami...tient-webinars

Monday, October 9th at 7:00pm CET

Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
Presented by the Scoliosis Research Society’s Patient Education Committee and SOSORT
- Moderators: Masood Shafafy, FRCS(Orth) & Joe O'Brien, MBA
- Topics & Presenters:
o Your Spine & Scoliosis - Provides patients with a basic understanding of the anatomy of the spine and what it means to have abnormal curvatures. – Sabrina Donzelli, MD
o What Can I Expect? - Highlights natural history, the role of growth and problem of progression. - Theodoros Grivas, MD, PhD
o What Can I do for my Child? - Non Operative Care - Answer the Who/What/When questions for Scoliosis Specific Exercise & Bracing - Stefano Negrini, MD
o What if Curve Progression Continues? - Surgical Solutions - Answer the Who/What/When questions about Options & Outcomes in Today's World - Tomasz Kotwicki, MD, PhD
o Question and Answer Session

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/reg...63134806033921

Saturday, October 21 at 12:00pm EST

Operative Treatment Options for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
Presented by the Scoliosis Research Society’s Patient Education Committee
- Moderators: Sanjeev Suratwala, MD, FACS, FAAOS and Michelle Marks, PT, MA

- Topics & Presenters:

o “Review of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Natural History and Operative Indications”

- Kevin Neal, MD

o General Principles of Scoliosis Surgery

§ “Principles and History of Surgical Management”

- Mark Lee, MD

§ “Modern Surgical Management Techniques”

- Ryan Goodwin, MD

o Case Presentations

o 20 minute Question and Answer Session

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/reg...45857313974275