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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

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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 &
Non-Member Rate
Standard Rate $425 $725
Late Rate (after 2/28)
$525 $825


March 28
8:00 am - 6:00 pm CDT
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International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD)


Renaissance Chicago North Shore Hotel
933 Skokie Blvd.
Northbrook, IL 60062 United States
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