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Beyond the Break Winter 2015, Osteoporosis Canada and Women’s College Hospital

Online
January 30, 2015

12:00-1:00 p.m. ET

Osteoporosis Canada and Women’s College Hospital have collaborated on the development of an inter-professional education series, “Beyond the Break” presented via telemedicine. Targeted towards health professionals working with people living with osteoporosis, this modular series is designed to provide updates on the latest advances in recognition, diagnosis, treatment and education on osteoporosis.

Upcoming Presentation: Module 1: Applying the 2010 Osteoporosis Clinical Practice Guidelines
 
Presented by Sandra Kim MD, FRCPC, University of Toronto, Women’s College Hospital
 
Learning Objectives:

  1. Assess patients for osteoporotic fracture and calculate their 10 year fracture risk
  2. Appreciate the consequences of osteoporotic fractures and be able to communicate this to your patients
  3. Implement effective treatment and management plans to reduce risk of future fractures

Register online http://www.osteoporosis.ca/health-care-professionals/beyond-the-break/.