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Benefits of Membership

“The AANS/CNS Spine Section brings together neurosurgeons, orthopedic spine surgeons, spine surgery fellows, as well as residents and advanced practice providers focused on spinal surgery. The Spine Section advances our interests, represents us in national advocacy, and disseminates science. Becoming a member means joining this exceptional community and helping it grow.” ...Read More >

Announcing: Incredible U2 Tribute Band, L.A.vation, to Perform at Spine Summit 2023

Based in Los Angeles, California, the entertainment capitol of the world, L.A.vation derives its name from the hit song “Elevation“, the third single released from U2’s 2000 album, All That You Can’t Leave Behind.

L.A.vation has faithfully crafted an amazingly accurate show, incorporating memorable stage elements from past U2 concerts with “spot-on” musical execution, all the while emphasizing the pride and passion of the four lads from Dublin.

“More than just another U2 Cover Band, L.A.vation is a true U2 Tribute Band that accurately executes the music and the look of a REAL U2 concert…”

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We’re excited to welcome L.A.vation—The World’s Greatest Tribute to U2—to Spine Summit 2023. Join us there by registering below:

Announcing the New Todd Albert Scholars Awards

Todd Albert-Award Announced
| $500 for Orthopedic Surgery Residents and Fellows. Awarded through the Todd Albert Honor Your Mentor Fund, application to the Albert Scholar program is now open to all Orthopedic Surgery residents and fellows submitting an abstract to the Spine Summit annual...More>

Leadership & Mission

About Spine Section

Mission Statement

To advance spine and peripheral nerve patient care through education, research and advocacy


To foster the use of spinal neurosurgical methods for the treatment of diseases of the spinal neural elements, the spine and peripheral nerves. To advance spinal neurosurgery and related sciences, to improve patient care, to support meaningful

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