Scientific Programme

The scientific programme of EUROSPINE 2017 is now available and will be updated regularly.

Check out our final programme which is now online! 

For information on the pre-day courses on Tuesday, 10 October, please visit

Pre-day Course I:
11:00-17:15 Current concepts in the management of the elderly spine

Pre-day Course II:
09:00-17:10 Spine Tango Users Meeting (STUM)

More information on the patient day on Tuesday, 10 October, can be found here.

Main Topics

The main topics of EUROSPINE 2017 are

  • Basic Science: biology, biomechanics
  • Cervical spine
  • Adult and paediatric deformity
  • Degenerative spine
  • Trauma
  • Tumour and infection
  • New techniques (MISS, biomaterials, bioagents)
  • Imaging and patient safety
  • (Advanced) spinal rehabilitation
CME Accreditation

The scientific programme of EUROSPINE 2017 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) as follows:

6 European CME credits (ECMEC) for the pre-day course “Spine Tango Users Meeting”
4 ECMEC for the pre-day course “Current concepts in the management of the elderly spine”
14 ECMEC for the congress (5 on Wednesday and Friday, 4 on Thursday)

Delegates can claim their CME credits after filling in an online survey which will be sent out after the congress.