Attend an Exclusive Webinar on Spine Technology and Neurosurgery

April 6, 2017 | 12:00 pm CT

Egon Doppenberg, MD
Division of Neurological Surgery, Advocate Medical Group

Julie Schulz, MD, MPH
Vice President, Procured Health


Please join us for an exclusive webinar with nationally recognized neurosurgeon and spine expert Egon Doppenberg, MD. 

As new spine technology rapidly emerges, what are the right investments to improve patient care while controlling costs? In this webinar, Dr. Doppenberg and Dr. Schulz will discuss how Advocate Medical Group answered that question by engaging physicians to reduce clinical variation.

We will also discuss: 

  • Using clinical evidence to evaluate new spine technologies
  • An overview of spine and osteobiologic products 
  • Determining the right physician engagement strategy for your organization
  • Critical considerations for interbody fusion devices

More about the presenters: 



Egon Doppenberg, MD

Associate Medical Director of Neurosurgery; Medical Director of Spinal Surgery; Advocate Medical Group

Dr. Doppenberg, is board certified and focuses on cervical and lumbar surgery, cervical artificial disc replacement, complex spine construction, minimally invasive spine surgery, spinal fusion, stereotactic radiosurgery of the spine and brain at Advocate Medical Group.

Becker’s Spine Review named Dr. Doppenberg as a spine surgeon leader to know in 2014.

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Julie Schulz, MD, MPH 

Vice President, Procured Health

Dr. Schulz leads physician engagement and clinical effectiveness at Procured Health. She works closely with physicians and executives to implement evidence-based practices.

Previously, Dr. Schulz worked at Sg2 managing consulting projects on topics including service line strategic planning, health care reform, and physician leadership and alignment.