Target audience: 

Physicians
Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 

Recall the prevalence of glucocorticoid induced osteoporosis (GIOP)

Identify the adverse effects of glucocorticoids on bone

Recall that patient taking systemic glucocorticoids fracture at higher BMD, and thus have differing treatment thresholds

List FDA approved medications for GIOP

Faculty & credentials: 

Course Director: Mike Frank, MD

Presenter:

Karen E. Hansen, MD, MS

Associate Professor

Sections of Rheumatology and Endocrinology

Department of Medicine

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

 

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Contact

Name: 
Kathy A. Rafel
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0531

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.

Session date: 
Friday, January 17, 2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Froedtert West Hospital
9200 W Wisconsin Avenue
Helfaer Auditorium - 1st Floor
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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