Cadaver Labs


Altus Spine Cadaver Lab
Location: UC San Diego's Center for the Future of Surgery

Altus Spine is excited to sponsor a hands-on educational cadaveric lab in conjunction with Spine IEP Fellows & Young Surgeons’ Course.  This interactive lab will take place at UC San Diego’s Center for the Future of Surgery on Friday, November 19, 2021 from 8:00am-12:30pm.  Attendees will be given the opportunity to implant pedicle screws and interbody cages through both open and percutaneous approaches.  Altus Spine is supporting multiple fixation and interbody stations enabling the attendees to gain valuable experience in lumbar surgical approach, access, and stabilization techniques.


DePuy Synthes Cadaver Lab
Location: UC San Diego's Center for the Future of Surgery


Treatment of Degenerative Lumbar Disease using the eXtreme Lateral Approach (XLIF®)
Location: NuVasive Headquarters


SI-BONE Primary Surgeon Training
Location: Pacific American Life Science Learning Center

The course will focus on the diagnosis and the MIS surgical treatment of the SIJ. The program consists of a didactic session and an extensive cadaveric training session on the iFuse Implant System.  The didactic session will cover the anatomy and biomechanics of the SIJ, Diagnosis, and treatment options of the SIJ pathologies and review of the clinical literature on MIS SI joint fusion.