Endocrine Grand Rounds

New Treatments for Osteoporosis



Date
October 10, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s)
Michelle Roberts, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh
Location
1195 BST Conference Room
Category
School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

1. To describe the prevalence of osteoporosis in the US.

2. To understand the regulation of osteoblast and osteoclast activity.

3. To describe how the study of a rare genetic mutation provided insights into bone physiology.