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Distinguished faculty members of the UCI School of Medicine Departments of Neurosurgery and Orthopaedic Surgery share their specialized expertise in formal lectures and Q&A discussions.

The symposium’s course curriculum will cover the latest management options and innovations in the following areas:

  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Radiculopathy/Myelopathy
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spine Trauma
  • Sacro-Iliac Joint Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Deformity and Scoliosis
  • Spinal Tumors

Date: Friday, July 15, 2022
Time: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Date: Saturday, July 16, 2022
Time: 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Location: Balboa Bay Resort, 1221 West Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663 

Registration Fees:

  • $75 All Physicians
  • $60 Non-UCI Affiliated Healthcare Professionals 
  • $50 UCI Nurses
  • Complimentary – students, residents and fellows




The conference room block rate for standard rooms will start at $459 for a Newport Room with two Queen-sized beds while availability lasts.

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Course Directors

Michael Oh, MD
Professor of Neurological Surgery
UCI School of Medicine

Yu-Po Lee, MD
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
UCI School of Medicine

For more information, contact Rodney Mardirosian at

Accreditation Statement:  The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement: The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™™️. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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