13th Annual Meeting | Update on Osteoporosis and Skeletal Health 2018

13th Annual Meeting | Update on Osteoporosis and Skeletal Health 2018

04/20/2018 8:00 AM - 5:30 PMHealth Education Center / Fontaine Auditorium / 400 Hawthorne, Oakland, CA 94609

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Agenda

7:30- 8:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00- 8:05 Introduction
Elliott N. Schwartz, MD, Program Moderator

8:05- 8:50 What is Aging and How We Can Stop It.
Judith Campisi, PhD

8:50- 9:35 Bone Issues in Long-Term Survivors of Pediatric Cancer
Catherine Gordon, MD, MS

9:35- 10:20 Update on denosumab (Prolia)
E. Michael Lewiecki, MD

10:20- 10:40 Break

10:40- 11:25 Can We Predict Who is Going to Have a Hip Fracture?
Tony M. Keaveny, PhD

11:25- 12:10 Hyperparathyroidism
John P. Bilezikian, MD

12:10- 12:30 Morning Session Panel Q&A

12:30- 1:15 PM Lunch with the Faculty

1:15- 2:00 Rare Bone Diseases
E. Michael Lewiecki, MD

2:00- 2:45 Atypical Femoral Fractures
Lianne Tile, MD

2:45- 3:00 Break

3:00- 3:45 Skeletal Effects of PTH and Opportunities for Therapeutic Interactions
John P. Bilezikian, MD

3:45- 4:30 Preoperative Bone Health Assessment in Patients Undergoing Elective Spine and Joint Replacement Surgery and the Potential for Pharmacologic Therapy in Select High Risk Patients
Kelly Krohn, MD

4:30- 5:15 The Treatment Gap and How to Fix it
Benjamin Z. Leder, MD

5:15- 5:25 Afternoon Session Panel Q&A

5:25- 5:30 Conclusion and Evaluation


ACCREDITATION:
This Live activity, UPDATE ON OSTEOPOROSIS AND SKELETAL HEALTH 2018, with a beginning date of 4/20/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 8.0 Elective credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

There are no refunds for this event.

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