Rick C. Sasso MD, served as a faculty member at the 10th annual Cervical Spine Research Society Hands-on Training Course

Rick C. Sasso MD, Indiana Spine Group, served as a faculty member at the 10th annual Cervical Spine Research Society Hands-on Training course March 2-4, 2017. The Cervical Spine Research Society holds this yearly course in St. Louis, Missouri to train United States and international spine surgeons in cervical spine decompression and stabilization techniques. The Cervical Spine Research Society chooses the faculty based on their International reputation and teaching skills. The lectures Dr. Sasso was asked to give related to the current state of cervical artificial disc replacement and modern techniques for C1-C2 surgical stabilization.

The society is a multidisciplinary organization of individuals interested in clinical and research problems of the cervical spine. Its purpose is to provide a forum for the exchange and development of ideas and philosophy regarding diagnosis and treatment of cervical spine injury and disease. The organization values collegial interaction and strong scientific principles.