JPNI Annual Symposium

JPNI Annual Symposium: Current Techniques in the Treatment of Cranial and Spinal Disorders

November 2, 2019
Omni Interlocken Hotel
Broomfield, CO 

Planning has begun for the 16th Annual Symposium.  This year’s Symposium will be held on Saturday, November 2, 2019, at the Omni Interlocken Resort in Broomfield, CO. This live educational activity is jointly provided by the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS), JPNI and BNA. The symposium is a one-day extensive seminar that will bring together a diverse panel of experts to discuss the latest advancements and treatment considerations in cranial, neurosurgical and orthopedic spine technology.

Visiting Professor & Keynote Speaker

The 16th Annual Symposium will host Zarina S. Ali, MD, MS, assistant professor of neurosurgery at Pennsylvania Hospital.  Dr. Ali leads the Neurosurgery Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) program, which aims to reduce the surgical stress response patients experience prior to, during, and after spinal and peripheral nerve surgery in order expeditious surgical recovery. This program is one of the first of its kind in neurosurgery and serves as a national model to deliver value-based care. Dr. Ali received her BS and MD from the University of Rochester where she completed the combined BS-MD Rochester Early Medical Scholars Program in 2009. She also received a Master of Science degree in Neurobiology and Anatomy from the University of Rochester in 2007. She then went on to complete neurological surgery residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in 2016, including a fellowship in peripheral nerve surgery at Penn. She joined the Penn faculty in her current position in 2016.

Sponsorship & Exhibitor Information

Sponsorships and exhibitor packages are available.  Exhibitor Packet 2019

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