Session date: 
Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: 
Froedtert Hospital
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Specialty Clinics Building, 5th Floor, Room E5080
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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Program Description: 

Endocrine Research Grand rounds is an educational conference in clinical and basic science in Endocrinology at Froedtert Hospital campus on 1st and 2nd Thursdays each month. The goal of this conference is for health care professionals to have a venue to present a variety of clinical and basic science updates as well as recent benchmarks in the field for the benefit of educating others and improve patient care on a vast array of topics in endocrinology.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals. .
Target audience: 

Endocrinologists
Physicians
Nurse Practitioners
Physician Assistants
Fellows
Residents
Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 
  • To review the factors affecting osteoporosis risk among breast cancer patients, including antineoplastic treatments.
  • To review treatment options, including evidence for bone loss prevention for aromatase inhibitor users.
  • To understand overlapping indications for bisphophonates and denosumab for cancer and osteoporosis, and their potential implications for treatment choice.
Faculty & credentials: 

Activity Director:
Denise Teves Qualler, MD
Associate Professor
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition
The Medical College of Wisconsin

Speaker:
Joan Neuner, MD, MPH
Associate Professor,
General Internal Medicine
The Medical College of Wisconsin


All persons in control of content have No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Debra Warpechowski
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-6724