Committees:

8/ 06-Present       Member, Advisory Editorial Board of The Spine Journal

 

Consulting:

7/1998-3/02        Neurosurgical consultant: Social Security Administration Hearing Office.

10/31/00              Instructor: Neurological System Overview, Social Security Administration Decision Writing Training Seminars.

 

Honors/Awards:

  • Hugo V. Rizzoli Award, For Excellence in Neurosurgical Residency Training.

 

Book Chapters:

  • Keating RF, Spence CA, Lynch D. The Brain and Nervous System: Normal and Abnormal Development: In Children with Disabilities, Fifth Edition. Ed. Batshaw ML. Paul H. Brooks Pub. 2000

 

Journal Articles:

  • Caputy AJ, Spence CA, et al: The role of spinal fusion in surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis: a Review. Neurosurgical Focus 3(2): Article 3,1997
  • Spence CA, Duong DH, Monsein L, and Dennis MW: Ophthalmoplegia resulting from an intraorbital hematoma. Surgical Neurology 54(6):Feb 27 2001. pp 447-451

 

Other Published Works:

  • Book Review: Analytic Neurology  - Examining the Evidence for Clinical Practice- (Requested for Spine)

 

Poster Presentations:

  • Hanowell D, Avci E, Spence C, Fossett D: Evaluation of the risk of early Torodol usage after lobectomy: an animal Study. Presented at the ASITN, Spring 2001
  • Spence C, Rak R, Ayad M, Levine Z: Management of a case of Noonan’s syndrome associated with Klippel-Fiel deformity with C7-T1 herniated Disk. Washington Hospital Center/MedStar Research day competition, Spring 2001
  • Spence CA, Caputy AJ,et al: The role of spinal fusion in surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis: a Review. Neurosurgery + Science + Management Program, December 2001
  • Caple A. Spence, David W. Cahill. Correction of Kyphosis in the Cervical Spine. AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves, 2003
  • Caple A. Spence, David W. Cahill. Correction of Kyphosis in the Cervical Spine. AANS, 2003
  • Spence CA, Ayad M, Marks AS and Caputy AJ: The Use of Computed Tomography Flexion Extension in The Evaluation of Cervical Spine Injury. CNS 2003

 

Presentations:

  • D. W. Cahill,  Caple A. Spence, A. Samy Youssef.  Correction of Adult Scoliosis; Posterior only Approach. CNS, 2002
  • D. W. Cahill,  A. Samy Youssef, Caple A. Spence. Lumbar Revision Surgery: Management of Complications. CNS, 2002
  • D. W. Cahill, Caple A. Spence, A. Samy Youssef. Difficult Spine Lesions. CNS, 2000
  • Caple A. Spence. Pathology and Non-surgical management of Primary and Metastatic Tumors of the Spine; The Pathologically Compromised Spine, Synthes Spine. Tampa, FL. Feb. 22, 2003
  • Caple A. Spence, David W. Cahill. Correction of Kyphosis in the Cervical Spine. AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves, 2003 (Oral Poster)
  • Caple A. Spence, David W. Cahill. Correction of Adult Scoliosis via a Posterior Only Approach. Procedures for Thoracolumbar Instability and Deformity. CNS 2003

 

Other Written Works:

  • Neurosurgery Rotation, Medical Student Manual: George Washington University Medical Center. 2001

 

Lectures Given:

  • Evaluation and Management Services. Grand Rounds, George Washington University Medical Center, 1999
  • Current Management of Low Grade Astrocytoma. Grand Rounds, George Washington University Medical Center, 1999
  • Treatment Options for Metastatic Spinal Disease. Grand Rounds, George Washington University Medical Center, 2000
  • Lumbar Spondylolisthesis. Grand Rounds, University of South Florida College of Medicine: Department of Neurosurgery. 4/2003
  • Spine Overview. University of South Florida College of Medicine: Department of Surgery. 6/2003
  • Perioperative and Intraoperative Imaging in Complex Reconstructive Spinal Surgery.  Iowa Society of Radiologic Technologists’ 2003 Annual Meeting, 9/2003
  • Perioperative Issues in Complex Reconstructive Spinal Surgery.  Association of Operating Room Nurses Chapter 1605 Meeting, 11/2003
  • Acute and Degenerative Spine diseases: Current Concepts in Decompression and Reconstruction. Iowa Society of Radiologic Technologists’ 2004 Annual Meeting, 9/2004
  • Adult Deformity: Results, Outcome and Complications. Complexities in the Treatment of the Adult Spine- An Advanced Course in Unusual Innovative Techniques, 5/2006

 

Courses Taught:

  • 1/ 2003  15th Annual Contemporary Update on Disorders of the Spine. Fellow
  • CNS 2003   Procedures for Thoracolumbar Instability and Deformity. Faculty
  • 5/2006   Complexities in the Treatment of the Adult Spine- An Advanced Course in Unusual Innovative Techniques
  • 05/2009  Goodman Oral Board Preparation: Neurosurgery Review by Case Management

 

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