2020 Winter Clinics

for Cranial & Spinal Surgery

Sunday, February 23 - Thursday, February 27, 2020
Westin Snowmass, Snowmass Village, CO

Be part of one of the nation’s most exciting cranial and spinal surgery meetings at the beautiful Westin Snowmass in Snowmass Village, Colorado.



The program features presentations by nationally recognized neurological and orthopaedic surgeons on some of today’s most pressing topics.
Once again, we will add Advanced Practice Provider sessions.

Registration includes access to:

  • All general sessions
  • Exhibit area
  • Reception (Tuesday, February 25)
  • Meeting app

Spinal Program

  • Emerging technologies
  • Complications
  • Complex spine surgery
  • Spine controversies
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Spinal tumors

Cranial Program

  • Central skull base surgery, featuring the Keller Lecture
  • Cerebrovascular/Endovascular
  • Functional neurosurgery
  • Tumors & radiosurgery
  • CPC – "Stump the Chump"

Advanced Practice Provider Sessions

  • Anatomy
  • Imaging reviews
  • Case studies

2020 Winter Clinics

Presented by:

Mayfield Clinic

The Cleveland Clinic

The Mayo Clinic

Goodman-Campbell Brain & Spine

Jointly provided by the AANS



2020 Faculty

Advocate Health

Demetrius Lopes, MD

Advocate Health Partners

Christopher Koebbe, MD

Cedars Sinai Medical Center

Neel Anand, MD

Cheyenne Regional Medical Center

Claudio Feler, MD

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Francesco Mangano, MD

Cleveland Clinic

Varun Kshettry, MD
Michael Steinmetz, MD
Glen Stevens, DO, PhD, FAAN
R. Douglas Orr, MD
Balint Otvos, MD

Emory University

Jon Ratcliff, MD

Georgetown University

Amjad Anaizi, MD

Group Health TriHealth Physician Partners

William Tobler, Jr., MD

Indiana University/Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine

Brandon Lane, MD
Troy Payner, MD

Kachmann Health & Wellness

Rudy Kachmann, MD

Louisiana State University

Bharat Guthikonda, MD

Lyerly Neurosurgery

Ricardo Hanel, MD, PhD

Mayfield Clinic

Robert Bohinski, MD, PhD
Vincent DiNapoli, MD, PhD
Randall Hlubek, MD
Michael Kachmann, MD
George Mandybur, MD
Jody Miniard, DNP, ACNP-BC
Andrew Ringer, MD
Zachary Tempel, MD
William Tobler, MD
Robert Whitten, MD

Mayo Clinic

Christy Collins, DNP, ARNP, ACNP-C
H. Gordon Deen, MD
Christopher Graffeo, MD
Michael Link, MD
Katherine Trelstad-Andrist, APRN, CNP, MSN

Mayo Clinic Health System

Manish Sharma, MBBS

MD Anderson

Shaan Raza, MD

Medical College of Wisconsin

Nathan Zwagerman, MD

Mercy Health Jewish Hospital

Christina Vest, NP

Methodist Neurological Institute

Gavin Britz, MD
Rob Parrish, MD, PhD

Michigan Head & Spine Institute

Mick Perez-Cruet, MD, MS

Neurosurgical Medical Clinic

Donald Blaskiewicz, MD

Northwestern University

Tyler Koski, MD

Oregon Health & Science University/Centre de la Douleur

Edmund Frank, MD

Paris Descartes University

Bertrand Devaux, MD

ProScan Imaging

Stephen Pomeranz, MD

Radiation Oncology Consultants

Patrick Sweeney, MD

Rush University

Sepehr Sani, MD
Richard Fessler, MD, PhD

Rush University/Advocate Lutheran General Neurosurgery

George Bovis, MD

Sanford Neurosurgery and Spine Clinic

Shawn Vuong, MD

Spine Institute of Louisiana

Pierce Nunley, MD

Springfield Neurological and Spine Institute

Chad Morgan, MD

Stanford University

Jaimie Henderson, MD

Texas Back Institute

Michael Hisey, MD

The Spine Clinic of Los Angeles

Larry Khoo, MD

United Health Services Neurosurgery

Dan Galyon, MD

Université Paris Diderot

Sébastien Froelich, MD

University of Arizona

Allan Hamilton, MD

University of California, San Francisco

Line Jacques, MD, MSc
Philip Theodosopoulos, MD

University of Cincinnati

Shaun Keegan, PharmD
William Knight, IV, MD
Bryan Krueger, MD
Michael Robinson, MD

University of Colorado, Denver

Ana Redington, PA-C

University of Illinois at Chicago

Sergey Neckrysh, MD

University of Louisville

Shawn Adams, MD
Norberto Andaluz, MD

University of Minnesota

Uzma Samadani, MD, PhD

University of Missouri

Joseph Herbert, MD

University of Pennsylvania

Eric Zager, MD

University of Pittsburgh

Micky Collins, PhD

University of Utah

Jonathan Scoville, MD

Vail-Summit Orthopaedics & Neurosurgery

Ernest Braxton, MD




Online registration is now closed but you can still register onsite using this pdf Registration form.



Sunday, February 23 - Thursday, February 27

Spinal Program


Sunday, February 23 - Tuesday, February 25



Tuesday, February 25 - Thursday, February 27

Residents, PA's

Fellows, NP's


Sunday, February 23 - Thursday, February 27


The Westin Snowmass and Holiday Inn Express (formerly Wildwood Snowmass) are holding a limited number of rooms. The room rates shown below are part of the Winter Clinics room block (mention “Winter Clinics 2020”). The hotel will honor these prices on available block rooms, if booked before January 22, 2020. Please make your reservations as soon as possible.


To make reservations, call: Westin Snowmass 800-525-9402
If asked, mention code: TH1056

  • Alpine King $319
  • Deluxe Pinnacle $359
  • Premium Pinnacle $379
Book Online
Wildwood Snowmass Hotel

To make reservations, call:
Holiday Inn Express 800-525-9402

  • Standard $179
Book Online

You can purchase discounted lift tickets through Blazing Adventures. To order, download the 2020 lift ticket order form (.pdf), fill out and send to Blazing Adventures.

Lift Tickets PDF


Go to SnowmassSports.com/log-in/. You will be prompted to enter the following username and password. As a meeting participant, you will get a 40% discount! (Please note: Their system will take a 1-day deposit for each skier at 20% off. The 40% discount will be applied when you pick up your skis at Snowmass Sports.) The Snowmass Sports store is located slope-side and adjacent to Starbucks, on the mall level of the Westin Snowmass.

Username: Mayfield
Password: bluebird@20

Click Orange Button that reads "Reserve Now"


There is a daily resort service charge of $10 per day for the Westin Snowmass and Holiday Inn Express. This charge includes: shuttle service to and from the Aspen/Snowmass Airport; high speed internet in guestrooms; local shuttle; local and 800 calls; ski valet at Westin Snowmass; and ski storage at Holiday Inn Express.

Check-in time is 4 pm. Check-out time is 11am.

Visit the Westin Snowmass website for more information. Additional area information is available at SnowmassVillage.com.



Every year, The Winter Clinics for Cranial and Spinal Surgery brings together nationally recognized neurosurgeons and orthopaedic surgeons for a week of educational programming on today’s most pressing topics. If you have never attended in the past, or if this is an annual event for your company, your company’s presence at the 2020 Winter Clinics is a must!

Exhibitor space is available for the entire 5-day program for $4500. Companies may also choose to exhibit at either the Cranial or Spinal portions of the program for $3500 each.

In addition to providng financial support, you can play an integral role by encouraging surgeons within your target market to consider attending the Winter Clinics.

If your company is interested in participating in the 2020 Winter Clinics as an exhibitor or making an educational grant, contact us for more information. We also have advertising opportunities available.

A printable version of our Corporate registration form is available here.

As an exhibiting company for The 2020 Winter Clinics, you will receive the following:

  • Daily exposure to your target audience
  • One-on-one time with attendees and faculty
  • Exhibit space located within event venue
  • 6' skirted/draped table & chairs
  • Signage
  • Attendance at meals, and reception for each attendee

Regular Exhibit Hours
Daily from 6:30 am – 10:00 am and 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Reception, Tuesday February 25, from 6:30-8:30 pm

If you have questions regarding corporate support of the 2020 Winter Clinics please contact:

Christa McAlpin, Events Specialist
Mayfield Clinic
3825 Edwards Road #Suite 300
Cincinnati, Ohio 45209
Phone: 513-569-5251
Fax: 513-569-5365
Email: cmcalpin@mayfieldclinic.com


Christa McAlpin - Events Specialist
Email: cmcalpin@MayfieldClinic.com
Phone: 513-569-5251

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