Philadelphia Orthopaedic Society
Please note new venue – The Union League of Philadelphia
The Union League’s Dress Code requires Business Casual Attire for ladies and gentlemen.
GENTLEMEN are required to wear a collared shirt and slacks; turtleneck and mock-turtleneck shirts
may be worn when accompanied by a suit jacket or sport coat. At no time are jeans, sneakers,
athletic clothing, or shorts permitted on the first or second floor of The League House.
FOR WOMEN: Business suits, tailored pant or skirt ensembles and dresses.
Not Permitted: spandex, open midriffs, halter tops, shorts, leggings, extremely short
hemlines (not more than 3” above the knee), jeans, t-shirts, athletic attire, sneakers, and flip- flops.
The Union League reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone not adhering to the Dress Code.
All programs will be presented at
The Union League of Philadelphia, 140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM – Reception and Buffet
7:00 PM to 8:15 PM – Lecture
8:15 PM – Question & Answer Session over coffee and dessert
Parviz Kambin Lecture
Monday, April 8, 2019
Speaker: Shah Suken, M.D.
Division Chief, Spine and Scoliosis Service
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
— Topic —
"Recent Advancements in the Treatment
of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis”
Case Presentations to follow Dr. Shah’s presentation
— GOALS —
• At the end of this presentation, delegates will have a better understanding of
the pathoetiology of AIS, spinal growth predicting the risk of progression
• The learner will be better equipped to evaluate and
treat spinal deformity in a child or adolescent
• The audience will appreciate the value of innovative treatment with
growth modulation, contemporary spinal fusion with three dimensional
correction and best practices for pain management and rapid recovery.
PRIOR RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED & SEATING IS LIMITED
If paying by check, please make it payable to: Philadelphia Orthopaedic Society
— and mail it to —
Eleanor A. Slanga, Executive Director, 684 Ridge Road, Spring City, PA 19475-3223
Deadline to register is Wednesday, April 3, 2019
We are unable to admit anyone without a prior paid reservation
Members & Fellows – $55 per person • Residents – $35 per person
Non-Members/Walk-Ins – $65 per person
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