The Keck School of Medicine of USC is hosting the 2022 USC International Spine and Rheumatology SymposiumThursday, June 16-Sunday, June 19, 2022 at the Hyatt Regency Maui.  

The symposium is designed to provide innovative information to clinical practitioners regarding the management of spinal disorders and common rheumatological conditions that can affect the spine. Topics covered include: 

  • The natural history of various spinal disorders;
  • Diagnostic workup and imaging of spinal diseases;
  • Medical as well as surgical treatment of commonly encountered spinal diseases in the clinical setting;
  • Diagnosis and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and osteoporosis; and
  • Role of imaging of these disorders.

The educational format includes a series of didactic lectures, case studies, group discussion and question and answer sessions, allowing participants to enhance their understanding of diagnosing spinal disorders and rheumatological conditions to improve their clinical practices and patient care. 

USC International Spine & Rheumatology Symposium