- This event has passed.
Chicago, IL – Orthopedic Osteoporosis and Densitometry Course
March 28 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm CDT
Renaissance Chicago North Shore Hotel, 933 Skokie Blvd.
Northbrook, IL 60062 United States
Orthopedic Osteoporosis and Densitometry Course
learn more and register
This ISCD Orthopedic Osteoporosis and Densitometry Course is a live activity consisting of a variety of sessions in didactic lectures, question and answer sessions and case-based interactive presentations. Overall, this variety of learning formats will allow learners to receive information from leading experts in important topic areas. Further, the structure and format of the course will provide learners with opportunities to engage with and learn from their colleagues. The case presentations are designed to provide learners with tangible examples that they might face in their own professional practice. Further, panel discussions provide a forum for discussing key components of orthopedic densitometry.
Course Faculty: Dr. Paul A. Anderson, MD, Dr. Neil Binkley, MD, CCD, and Dato’ Dr. Joon-Kiong Lee, MBBS, FRCS, MS ORTH, AM ,CCD
Course Schedule: Full Course Objectives listed on course website
|8:00am to 8:45am||Lecture 1: Understanding DXA and Its Indications|
|8:45am to 9:30am||Lecture 2: DXA Acquisition and Interpretation|
|9:30am to 10:15am||Lecture 3: Advanced Bone Health Assessment|
|10:15am to 10:30am||Break|
|10:30am to 11:15am||Lecture 4: Fracture Risk Assessment|
|11:15am to 11:45am||Case Studies 1|
|11:45am to 12:30pm||Lecture 5: Pharmacological Treatment of Osteoporosis|
|12:30pm to 1:15pm||Lunch Provided|
|1:15pm to 2:00pm||Lecture 6: Monitoring – Bone Turnover Markers and DXA|
|2:00pm to 2:45pm||Lecture 7: Sarcopenia, Frailty, Fall Risk Assessment/Prevention|
|2:45pm to 3:30pm||Lecture 8: Post Fracture Acute Care/Rehabilitation; Secondary Fracture Prevention Program|
|3:30pm to 3:45pm||Break|
|3:45pm to 4:30pm||Lecture 9: Atypical Femur Fractures (AFF) Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment|
|4:30pm to 5:15pm||Lecture 10: Bone Health Optimization|
|5:15pm to 6:00pm||Case Studies 2|
ACCME Credit Designation:
The International Society for Clinical Densitometry anticipates this live educational activity will be approved for a maximum of 9.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Course Registration Fees
|Full Member Rate||Professional, Community &
|Late Rate (after 2/28)