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 Export to Your Calendar 1/27/2017 to 1/29/2017
When: Friday, January 27, 2017
Where: Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa
Rancho Mirage (Palm Springs), California 
United States

Online registration is available until: 1/27/2017
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January 27-29, 2017

Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa

Palm Springs, CA


The Spine Intervention Society’s (SIS) Board of Directors cordially invites members and others in the field to attend our 2017 Seminar on Evidence-Based Spine Interventions, taking place January 27-29, 2017 in the beautiful Palm Springs area. Whether you are beginning in the field, new to SIS, or just in need of a refresher, this seminar will not disappoint. This is a fantastic opportunity to further your knowledge of spine interventions and interact with the pioneers who wrote the literature that supports them. 


The Seminar will feature:

  • 1½ day agenda (full day Saturday and half day Sunday) offering up to 11.5 CME credits
  • Research posters with authors session during the networking reception on Friday, January 27 from 5:30-6:30 p.m.
  • NEW this year! Join your colleagues for the Inaugural SIS Golf Tournament



Speakers will include the Society's leaders who have been instrumental in developing the procedures and building the evidence base.


Shihab Ahmed, MD, MPH; Richard Derby, MD; Scott Horn, DO; D.J. Kennedy, MD; John MacVicar, MB ChB; Timothy Maus, MD; Joshua Rittenberg, MD; Matthew Smuck, MD; Jeffrey Summers, MD; Yakov Vorobeychik, MD, PhD


Call for Posters!

Research abstracts are now being accepted for poster presentation at the Evidence-Based Spine Interventions Seminar in Palm Springs, CA – January 27-29, 2017.


Submission Deadline: Monday, October 24, 2016


Registration (after December 29, 2016 add $100 to all registration rates)

Physician Members:$575

Fellows/Residents/Military Members:  $225

Allied Health Professionals:$275

Non Members:$875


Registration is now open. Space is limited and based on a first come, first served basis.



We are proud to offer accommodations at the relaxed desert lifestyle hotel, Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa. All rooms have French doors that open to private patios or balconies with breathtaking views of the luscious grounds and mountain surroundings. Located steps away from The River at Rancho Mirage, there is plenty to do and places to eat during the downtime of your stay.


Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa

41000 Bob Hope Dr.

Rancho Mirage, CA 92270


Group Rate: $199 single/double

Book your room in the group block and you will receive the discounted resort fee of $10 per night, a savings of $22 per night.

Reservations Department:  800.843.6664

Mention “Spine Intervention Society” to receive the discounted rate. Rate expires on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 and is subject to availability.

Hotel reservations can be made online by clicking HERE.


Golf Tournament

FORE! Join your colleagues on Friday, January 27, 2017 at the Rancho Las Palmas Country Club for the Inaugural SIS Golf Tournament to benefit your Society. Come in Thursday night and relax Friday morning before the noontime tee-off. Or, fly in Friday morning and tee it up!


Registration fees - $195 with proceeds benefiting SIS

Green fees and lunch provided.

The tournament will follow a scramble format, to allow both novices and experienced players to have fun on the course all afternoon.


Plan Your Travel


Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) is 13 miles from the resort and a taxi ride of approximately $35. 


PST is the closest airport, but there are two other options from the Los Angeles area:


LA-Ontario International Airport (ONT) is 86 miles or a 75-minute drive to the resort. 

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 109 miles or a two-hour drive to the resort.


Ground Transportation

Please arrange your own ground transportation to and from the resort.



Overnight parking is available at the hotel and included in the discounted resort fee.

(The General Session begins at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 28. The Inaugural SIS Golf Tournament will begin around noontime on Friday, January 27 followed by the Welcome Reception from 5:30-6:30 p.m.)

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