EUROSPINE

Eurospine 2020

6–9 October, Virtual Annual Meeting

Scientific Programme

The whole programme will be presented twice - convenient for all time zones worldwide!
Munting, Everard
EUROSPINE President

Prof. Munting is an orthopaedic surgeon. He interrupted his residency in orthopaedic surgery for 5 years to conduct research leading to the development of new biomaterials (HA coatings and phospho-calcic cements as well as an original total hip replacement specifically designed for young and very young patients (14 to 50 years old), successfully used in over 350 patients. After completing his residency, Prof. Munting did a clinical fellowship in spinal surgery with Prof J Kostuik in Toronto before starting his career as staff surgeon at the Academic Hospital St Luc (Brussels). In 2001, he left St. Luc to take over and reorganise a busy orthopaedic department at the Clinique Saint Pierre in Ottignies (B) where he specialises almost exclusively in degenerative and deformity surgery of the spine. His interests are in outcome assessment in degenerative and spinal deformity.
He is a Founding and Board member of the Belgian Spine Society (SSBe) and incoming President of the Societé Royale Belge de Chirurgie Orthopédique et Traumatologie (SORBCOT)

Member since 1996 of Eurospine, he was active for 4 years in the program comittee, then served in several positions in the Eurospine Board since 2005: Member at Large (2005-6), Treasurer (2006-8), Secretary (2012-15), Vice President and President 2018- 2020). He was also board member and President of the Eurospine Foundation (2014-2017).

Prof. Munting is an orthopaedic surgeon. He interrupted his residency in orthopaedic surgery for 5 years to conduct research leading to the development of new biomaterials (HA coatings and phospho-calcic cements as well as an original total hip replacement specifically designed for young and very young patients (14 to 50 years old), successfully used in over 350 patients. After completing his residency, Prof. Munting did a clinical fellowship in spinal surgery with Prof J Kostuik in Toronto before starting his career as staff surgeon at the Academic Hospital St Luc (Brussels). In 2001, he left St. Luc to take over and reorganise a busy orthopaedic department at the Clinique Saint Pierre in Ottignies (B) where he specialises almost exclusively in degenerative and deformity surgery of the spine. His interests are in outcome assessment in degenerative and spinal deformity.
He is a Founding and Board member of the Belgian Spine Society (SSBe) and incoming President of the Societé Royale Belge de Chirurgie Orthopédique et Traumatologie (SORBCOT)

Member since 1996 of Eurospine, he was active for 4 years in the program comittee, then served in several positions in the Eurospine Board since 2005: Member at Large (2005-6), Treasurer (2006-8), Secretary (2012-15), Vice President and President 2018- 2020). He was also board member and President of the Eurospine Foundation (2014-2017), EUROSPINE President 2020.

Prof. Munting engages in EUROSPINE EduWeek to interact with the global spinal community and have the opportunity to teach. He is involved in the development and diffusion of the Spine Tango Registry for EUROSPINE and SSBe.

Sessions:

TUESDAY, 06 OCTOBER
10:00 - 10:10
Welcome Address by the EUROSPINE President
Location: Online
16:30 - 16:40
Welcome Address by the EUROSPINE President
Location: Online
WEDNESDAY, 07 OCTOBER
14:00 - 15:00
Debate 2: Endoscopic Surgery
Location: Online
14:00 - 14:05  
Introduction and first voting
14:35 - 14:45  
Debate
14:45 - 15:00  
Q&A
16:30 - 16:55
Presidential Address: Decision making... A solitary task ?
Location: Online
17:50 - 18:25
Conjoint Session with NASS: Perspectives in spinal care
Location: Online
18:05 - 18:15  
Presidential Address by EUROSPINE President
20:30 - 21:30
Debate 2: Endoscopic Surgery
Location: Online
20:30 - 20:35  
Introduction and first voting
21:05 - 21:15  
Debate
21:15 - 21:30  
Q&A
THURSDAY, 08 OCTOBER
09:30 - 09:55
Presidential Address: Decision making... A solitary task ?
Location: Online
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