13th Annual MINS Conference — Breckenridge, CO


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Nuances and Techniques in Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery

The Lodge at Breckenridge, Breckenridge, Colorado

Thursday, March 7, 2024 – Saturday, March 9, 2024


Meeting Agenda (Subject to Change)


Thursday, March 7

4:00 – 5:00pm       Vendor Set-Up
5:00 – 6:00pm      Signature Cocktail Hour with Vendors

6:00 – 9:00pm      Dinner talks
6:00 – 6:05pm       Mick Perez-Cruet, MD – Welcome Address
MINS 3rd Annual Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient: Hae-Dong Jho, MD, PhD
6:05 – 6:30pm       Keynote address
6:30 – 7:00pm       Presentation of the MINS Lifetime Achievement Award
7:00 – 7:15pm       Andrew Grande – Advances in the treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia
7:30 – 7:45pm       Ernest Braxton – Advances in outpatient arthroplasty

Minimally Invasive Operative Nuances, Technique, and Technology Session

7:45 – 8:00pm      Double Black Diamond Spine Case Presentation
8:00 – 8:15pm      Double Black Diamond Extreme Spine Case Presentation
8:15 – 8:30pm      Double Black Diamond Cranial Case Presentation
8:30 – 8:45pm      Double Black Diamond Extreme Cranial Case Presentation
8:45 – 9:00pm      Q & A / Concluding remarks: Mick Perez-Cruet, MD, MS


Friday, March 8

7:00 – 8:00am      Breakfast with Vendors
8:00 – 8:15am       TBD
8:15 – 8:30am       William Tobler
8:30 – 8:45am       Leon Cheng
8:45 – 9:00am       Christopher Elia
9:00 – 9:15am       Eric Mong
9:15 – 9:30am       TBD
9:30 – 10:00am     TBD

10:00am till 4:00pm    Enjoy the Mountains

4:00 – 5:00pm      Après-Ski with Exhibitors

Establishing an Ambulatory Surgery Center Panel Discussion
5:00 – 6:00pm       Ernest Braxton, Stephen Rapp, Mick Perez-Cruet, William Tobler

6:008:00pm      Dinner talks

Endoscopic Spine Surgery Session
6:00 – 6:15pm       Daniel Park
6:15 – 6:30pm       Dayo
6:30 – 6:45pm       Peter Witt

Double Black Diamond Extreme Session: Surgical Nuances and Techniques
6:45 – 7:00pm       Clemens Shermer – Complex Endovascular surgery
7:00 – 7:15pm       Jeff Jacob – Complex Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery

7:158:00pm      Vendor Sponsored Session


Saturday, March 9

7:008:00am      Breakfast with Exhibitors

Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Session
Moderator Rasul Chaudhry, PhD

8:00 – 8:15am         Rasul Chaudhry – Stem cell base bone grafts
8:15 – 8:30am         Aaron Rapp – Stem cell-based allografts for spinal fusion
8:30 – 8:45am         Stem cell-based spinal cord regeneration
8:45 – 9:00am         Stem cell-based treatments of Multiple Sclerosis
9:00 – 9:15am         Ramiro Perez de la Torre – Stem cell-based intervertebral disc regeneration
9:15 – 9:30am         Stem cell-based
9:30 – 9:45am         TBD
9:45 – 10:00am       TBD

Vendor Sponsored Session
10:00 – 10:15am     Lauren Eichenbaum – Botox treatment of cervical muscular spasms
10:15 – 11:00am     Vendor sponsored talks



2024 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient: Hae-Dong Jho, MD & PhD

We are pleased to announce that Hae-Dong Jho, MD & PhD, Professor and Chairman Department of Neuroendoscopy at Allegheny General Hospital Drexel University College of Medicine is this years MINS Lifetime Achievement Award recipient.  

Dr. Jho’s contributions to the field of neuroendoscopy are well known and we are honored to recognize his significant achievements.  



Board of Directors





Sponsorship Levels

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Location Information:

112 Overlook Dr
Breckenridge, CO 80424

For Reservations:  855-667-1741
Hotel Direct:  800-736-1607