Endocrine Grand Rounds

Osteoporosis and Diabetes Mellitus: Sweet Bones



Date
March 24, 2017
Time
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Speaker(s)
Alexandria A. Opata, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh
Location
1195 Biomedical Science Tower
Category
School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Waggett
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

At the end of the lecture, the attendee will understand:

1. Diabetes and associated fracture risk.

2. FRAX score and estimation of fracture risk in patients with diabetes.

3. Additional measures of bone strength and assessment of fracture risk.