JNSPG Journal Club

Upcoming JNSPG Journal Club Events

September 2020 JNSPG Journal Club — Thoracolumbar Anterior Spine Surgery
Thursday, October 1, 7:00 PM EST

Zoom link: https://utah-health.zoom.us/j/98384938709?pwd=MllLa2tIaFd0VDhtcVhETWZkbTlkZz09
Meeting ID: 983 8493 8709
Passcode: 681988
Article: The feasibility of computer-assisted 3D navigation in multiple-level lateral lumbar interbody fusion in combination with posterior instrumentation for adult spinal deformity

In this conversation, Drs. Mark Oppenlander (University of Michigan) and Dean Chou (University of California San Francisco) will discuss Dr. Oppenlander and colleagues’ paper, "The feasibility of computer-assisted 3D navigated multiple-level lateral lumbar interbody fusion in combination with posterior instrumentation for adult spinal deformity" published in the September 2020 issue of Neurosurgical Focus. Co-moderated by Drs. Christopher Shaffrey (Duke University) and Paul Park (University of Michigan) with Drs. William Couldwell and Aaron Cohen-Gadol (EIC and Associate Editor, Neurosurgical Focus).


 

August 2020 — Lumbar Spinal Osteoporosis

Drs. Dean Chou (University of California San Francisco) and Paul Anderson (University of Wisconsin) discuss Dr. Chou and colleagues’ paper, "The association between lower Hounsfield units of the upper instrumented vertebra and proximal junctional kyphosis in adult spinal deformity surgery with a minimum 2-year follow-up” published in the August 2020 issue of Neurosurgical Focus. Moderated by Dr. Timothy Witham (Johns Hopkins) and Drs. William Couldwell and Aaron Cohen-Gadol (EIC and Associate Editor, Neurosurgical Focus).


 

July 2020 — Brain-Machine Interface

In this conversation, Drs. Chencheng Zhang (Shanghai Jiao Tong University) and G. Rees Cosgrove (Harvard Medical School) will discuss Dr. Zhang and colleagues’ paper, "Habenula deep brain stimulation for intractable schizophrenia: a pilot study” published in the July 2020 issue of Neurosurgical Focus. Moderated by Dr. Kendall Lee (Mayo Clinic) and Drs. William Couldwell and Aaron Cohen-Gadol (EIC and Associate Editor, Neurosurgical Focus).