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Basic Sciences of Spinal Deformities

 CHENG Jack 100  Chaired by Professor Jack CHENG
 Emeritus Professor of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, 
 Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
 GRIVAS Theodoros  Dr Theodoros B. GRIVAS
 Former Head of the Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology,
 Tzaneio General Hospital of Piraeus,  Greece
 “Are the Scoliogenetic Changes in Spine Primary or Secondary?”
 TANG Nelson

 Professor Nelson TANG
 Professor, Department of Chemical Pathology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
 “Scoliosis as a Complex Trait Genetic Model”

 JEVTIC Nikola  Mr Nikola JEVTIC
 ISST Schroth International Instructor, Scolio Centar, Serbia
 “Correlation between Menarche and Laterality of Scoliotic Curves”

Clinical Assessments and Diagnoses of Spinal Deformities

 CHU Winnie  Chaired by Professor Winnie CHU
 Professor, Department of Imaging & Interventional Radiology, Faculty of Medicine,
 The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
 LOU Edmond  Professor Edmond LOU
 Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Canada
 “Ultrasound Imaging for Diagnosis of Spinal Deformities and Bone Quality”
 CHEUNG Jason  Professor Jason CHEUNG
 Department Chairperson and Clinical Professor, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology,
 The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
 “Machine Learning Models for Predicting Curve Progression in AIS”
 Senior Lecturer in Research Methods, Centre for Rehabilitation, Teesside University, United Kingdom
 “School-based Education Programmes for Improving Knowledge of Back Health, Ergonomics and Postural Behaviour of School Children”

Management of Spinal Deformities

 LAM T. P. Lam  Chaired by Professor T. P. LAM
 Clinical Professional Consultant, Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine,
 The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
 LEUNG Avis  Dr Avis LEUNG
 ISST Schroth International Instructor; Lead Physical Therapist, SpinelineRehab, United States
 “Activation of Transverse Abdominal Muscles in the Schroth Program”
 ARISTEGUI Garikoitz  Dr Garikoitz ARISTEGUI
 Rigo Concept BSPTS Teacher & General Manager, Teacher of International University of Catalonia (UIC) and
 Clinician, Scoliosis & Posture Center, Spain
 “Teamwork in Conservative Treatment of AIS”
 KAMYAB Mojtaba

 Dr Mojtaba KAMYAB
 Assistant Professor of Orthotics and Prosthetics, California State University, Dominguez Hills, United States
 “Orthoses Selection: Reevaluating the Question”