UCSF CME 18th Annual Osteoporosis:
New Insights in Research, Diagnosis, and Clinical Care
*Live Stream*

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Overview Objectives Accreditation Course Outline
Chairs Faculty Travel & Lodging Cancellation Policy

Department: Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Course Number: MEP22001
Activity Start Date: July 15, 2021
Activity End Date: July 15, 2021
Location: Interactive Webinar - Live Stream

$250 Physicians
$200 Nurses/Physician Assistants/ Advanced Health Care Practitioners
$200 Residents/Fellows

Registration fee discounts are available for UCSF CCMBM faculty. Please contact Lucy Wu at Lucy.Wu@ucsf.edu for more information.



This course will be offered as a live interactive virtual conference.  Login instructions along with the digital syllabus will be shared with attendees a week before the meeting.  Included in your registration fee is access to the course recordings on demand (available within a week after the conference) for any sessions that you miss, available for up to 30 days post-course.

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The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Course Outline:

Time of Presentation Title Faculty
Thursday, July 15, 2021
8:00am Zoom Registration and Login
8:30 Bisphosphonate Efficacy: New Strategies to Maximize Fracture Risk Reduction Richard Eastell, MD, FRCP
8:50 Bisphosphonate Duration and Drug Holidays: Maximize Benefits and Minimize Risk Dennis M. Black, PhD
9:25 Q&A
9:40 Long-Term Treatment With and Following Denosumab Deborah E. Sellmeyer, MD
10:10 Q&A
10:20 Break 
10:35 Anabolic Agents: Efficacy and Safety Clifford J. Rosen, MD
11:05 Incorporating Anabolic Treatments into Osteoporosis Regimens Anne L. Schafer, MD
11:30 Q&A
11:45am Lunch Break 
12:30pm Metabolic Bone Disease in the Setting of Chronic Kidney Disease Paul D. Miller, MD, HDSc (HON)
1:00 Q&A
1:10 Stress Fractures in Premenopausal Women and Young Men Mary L. Bouxsein, PhD
1:30 Q&A
1:40 DXA Interpretation and Pitfalls Deborah Sellmeyer, MD
2:10 Q&A
2:20 Break
2:35 Racial Differences and Disparities in Osteoporosis Care Nicole C. Wright, PhD, MPH
3:00 Q&A
3:10 Clinical Roundtable: Q&A with a Panel of Physicians Deborah E. Sellmeyer, MD
Anne L. Schafer, MD             
Clifford J. Rosen, MD
Steven T. Harris, MD, FACP, FASBMR Dolores M. Shoback, MD
3:45 Adjourn
Recorded Content
Time of Presentation Title Faculty
40:00:00 Space Flight and Bone Health Mary L. Bouxsein, PhD, Aenor J. Sawyer, MD, MS, Millie Hughes-Fulford, PhD
20:00 Skeletal Health and the Transgender Person   Janet Y. Lee, MD, MPH
33:40:00 G Basics of Bone Biology Daniel Bikle, MD, PhD
33:30:00 G Epidemiology and Consequences of Fractures Ann V. Schwartz, PhD
40:44:00 G Osteoporosis Screening and Diagnosis: BMD, FRAX and Assessment of Secondary Osteoporosis Steven T. Harris, MD, FACP
41:48:00 G Beyond BMD + FRAX: Bone Quality and Bone Strength Mary L. Bouxsein, PhD
25:39:00 G Calcium Intake Anne L. Schafer, MD
41:47:00 G Vitamin D Clifford Rosen, MD
50:00:00 G Interpretation of DXA Scans Deborah E. Sellmeyer, MD
23:11 G Physical Activity for Skeletal Health Wendy L. Katzman, PT, DPTSc
45:00:00 Monitoring: Before, During and After Treatment Doug C. Bauer, MD
35:57:00 G Glucocorticoid-Induced Osteoporosis Jonathan Graf, MD

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Dennis M. Black, PhD
Anne L. Schafer, MD

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Travel & Lodging:


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Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations received in writing before July 13, 2020 will be refunded, less a $75 administrative fee. No refunds will be made on cancellations received after that date.

Please email your requests to RegEmail@ucsf.edu

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