Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Calcium and the Elderly”



Date
June 14, 2018
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
James Johnston, MD
Professor of Medicine, Director-Clinical Services Renal-Electrolyte Division, Director-Nephrology Training Program, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Director, Operations, CCEHS


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

This lecture will cover normal calcium homeostasis and the factors and organs involved in maintaining homeostasis. After this introduction, specific calcium disorders in the elderly will be discussed as well as specific therapeutic interventions.