FIPP Preparatory Course & Workshop

Program Committee

Fabricio Dias Assi, MD, FIPP (Brazil)
Miles Day, MD, FIPP (USA)

DAY 1
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2020
LECTURE DAY, INTERCONTINENTAL AT DORAL

SESSION 1 (7:40-9:30 AM)

7:40-7:50

Opening remarks
Miles Day, MD, FIPP & Fabricio Dias Assis, MD, FIPP

7:50-8:10

Radiation Safety
Juan Carlos Flores, MD, FIPP (Argentina)

8:10-8:30

Hip, Knee and Shoulder Radiofrequency Denervation
Charles Oliveira, MD, FIPP, CIPS (Brazil)

8:30-8:50

Particulate X Non Pariculate Steroids
Javier De Andres, MD, FIPP (Spain)

8:50-9:10

Sacroliliac Joint Pain: Diagnosis and Treatment
Carolina Hernandez Porras, MD, FIPP, CIPS (Mexico)

9:10-9:30

Evidence for Lumbar Facet Radiofrequency Denervation
Carlos Guerrero, MD, FIPP (Colombia)

9:30-10:00

COFFEE BREAK

SESSION 2 (10:00-12:00)

10:00-10:20

Discogenic Low Back Pain: Diagnosis and Treatment
Fabricio Dias Assis, MD, FIPP (Brazil)

10:20-10:40

Epidural Access: Latest Updates, 3D Understanding and Importance of Target Access
Andrea Trescot, MD, FIPP, CIPS (USA)

10:40-11:00

Spinal Stenosis: Beyond Epidurals
Harold Cordner, MD, FIPP (USA)

11:00-11:20

The Peridural Membrane
Hemmo Boscher, MD, FIPP (USA)

11:20-11:40

Update on the Evidence of Biologics in the Treatment of Spinal Pain
Aaron Calodney, MD, FIPP (USA)

11:40-12:00

Are all PRP The Same: Classification and its Rational Use
George Chang Chien, MD, CIPS (USA)

12:00-1:00 PM

LUNCH

SESSION 3 (1:00-3:00 PM)

1:00-1:20

Cervical Facet Blocks: X-Ray X USG
Agnes Stogicza, MD, FIPP, CIPS (Hungary)

 

1:20-1:40

Cervicogenic Headaches: Diagnosis and Treatment
Miles Day, MD, FIPP (USA)

1:40-2:00

Thoracic Pain: Diagnosis and Treatment
Paulo Renato Fonseca, MD, FIPP (Brazil)

2:00-2:20

Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block and Radiofrequency Denervation
Lucio Hott Silva, MD, FIPP, CIPS (Brazil)

2:20-2:40

New Developments for the Treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia
Serdar Erdine, MD, FIPP (Turkey)

2:40-3:00

Complications in Interventional Pain
André Mansano, MD, FIPP, CIPS (Brazil)

3:00-3:30

COFFEE BREAK

SESSION 4 (3:30-6:10 PM)

3:30-3:50

Importance of Hyaluronidase in Epidural Neuroplasty
Miles Day, MD, FIPP (USA)

3:50-4:10

New thoughts in Epidurolysis
Gabor B. Racz, MD, FIPP (USA)

4:10-4:30

Key Points for Symphatetic Procedures
Ricardo Plancarte, MD, FIPP (Mexico)

4:30-4:50

Vertebral Augmentation: Indications and Technique
Kenneth B. Chapman, MD, FIPP (USA)

4:50-5:10

PAC Guidelines for Intrathecal Pumps
Vikram Patel, MD, FIPP (USA)

5:10-5:30

Different Concepts in Neuromodulation: Tonic, High Frequency, High Density, Burst
Kenneth B. Chapman, MD, FIPP (USA)

5:30-5:50

SCS: Achieving the Best Outcomes
Ramsin Benyamin, MD, FIPP (USA)

5:50-6:10

The Importance of FIPP and CIPS Examinations

DAY 2
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 15
CADAVER WORKSHOP, MIAMI ANATOMICAL RESEARCH CENTER

7:30-8:30

CAUDAL NEUROPLASTY

8:30-9:30

LUMBAR/SACRAL SELECTIVE NERVE ROOT INJECTION

9:30-10:00

COFFEE BREAK

10:00-11:00

SI INJECTION / RF

11:00-12:00

LUMBAR FACETS

12:00-1:00 PM

LUNCH

1:00-2:00 PM

LUMBAR DISCORGRAM

2:00-3:00 PM

HIP AND KNEE RF

3:00-3:30 PM

COFFEE BREAK

3:30-4:30

T2/T3 SYMPATHETIC / SPLANCHNIC NERVES

4:30-5:30

LUMBAR SYMPATHETIC / SUPERIOR HYPOGASTRIC

DAY 3
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 16
CADAVER WORKSHOP, MIAMI ANATOMICAL RESEARCH CENTER

7:30-8:30

CERVICAL EPIDURAL

8:30-9:30

CERVICAL FACETS

9:30-10:00

COFFEE BREAK

10:00-11:00

SPG

11:00-12:00

TRIGEMINAL

12:00-1:00 PM

LUNCH

1:00-2:00 PM

THORACIC FACET/INTERCOSTAL NERVE

2:00-3:00 PM

STELLATE GANGLION

3:00-3:30 PM

COFFEE BREAK

3:30-4:30 PM

INTRATHECAL PUMPS

4:30-5:30 PM

SCS LEAD PLACEMENT