Leadership/Clinical Trials

Friday, April 12
3:30 pm - 6:29 pm
Location: 20A; SDCC

Moderator(s): Ghaith Habboub, MD; Matthew B. Kern, MD, FAANS; Suzanne Audrey Tharin, MD, FAANS

3:30 pm - 3:49 pm

Leadership & Mentorship

Todd Albert, MD

3:50 pm - 4:09 pm

How Relevant is the Evidence Provided by Clinical Trials

Daniel K. Resnick, MD, FAANS

4:10 pm - 4:29 pm

Research in a Resource Limited Environment

Abdelfattah Saoud, MD, PhD (Egypt, Arab Rep.)

4:30 pm - 4:49 pm

Clinical Decision Making: Big Data and Artificial Intelligence

Thomas E. Mroz, MD

4:50 pm - 5:09 pm

How the Modern Clinical Trial Finds the Truth in Spinal Surgery

Zoher Ghogawala, MD, FAANS

5:10 pm - 5:29 pm

Measuring Quality and Safety in Spine Surgery

John Joseph Knightly, MD, FAANS

5:30 pm - 5:49 pm

Teaching the Teachers

Mehmet Zileli, MD, IFAANS (Turkey)

5:50 pm - 6:09 pm

Macroeconomic Trends in Spine Care

A. Jay Khanna, MD

6:10 pm - 6:29 pm


Expert Panel Discussion