FOREWORD BY PRESIDENT NSSA

Paris

President, NSSA, INDIA

DR. P. D. KULKARNI

It’s a great pleasure to announce and organize NSSA (28-30 Sept 2018) in Nagpur, Maharashtra, India.

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, I welcome all the delegates
from India and abroad to participate in the conference to make it a great success.

Dr. Sameer Paltewar (Organizing Secretary) and Dr. Shyam Babhulkar (Organizing Chairman) are very enthusiastic and charming personalities and I am sure they will make the conference very enjoyable. I am very grateful to them and the Organising Committee members for taking big efforts.

We will have an impressive ‘Scientific Programme’ and will offer very warm hospitality.

The theme of the conference is -Minimally invasive spinal surgery (MISS) and Motion preserving spine surgery. In addition to the other International eminent Guest Speakers, I will try and fetch more Guest speakers from the United Kingdom this time. We will organize special symposiums.

Dr. P. S. Ramani (Founder member) is my Teacher and I am very much honored to be trained by him. With his blessings and our efforts, I hope this conference will be a great success.

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, again, I invite each and every one of you for the conference.

I hope you will have a pleasant and a wonderful stay in Nagpur, India.

YOURS SINCERELY - DR. PANDURANG KULKARNI President NSSA (Neuro Spinal Surgeons’ Association)

DR. PANDURANG KULKARNI

President NSSA (Neuro Spinal Surgeons’ Association)

M.Ch. (Neurosurgery) FRCS (Neurosurgery) England

European Spine Diploma

Neurosurgeon, King’s College Hospital, London, UK