Bones and Stones: The 2017 Update in Mineral Metabolism (RP1703G)

Dallas, TX US
March 25, 2017

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Target Audience

This symposium is designed for family physicians, internists, geriatricians, endocrinologists, rheumatologists, orthopedic surgeons, bariatric surgeons, nephrologists, and other health care providers who are interested in the care of patients with bone related diseases and mineral metabolism. 

Learning Objectives

  • Develop a strategy for best choice therapy for osteoporosis
  • Recognize the impact of bone and kidney stone disease following bariatric surgery and in patients with mild kidney disease
  • Recognize clinical characteristics of the patients with hypercalcemic and hypocalcemic disorders
  • Recognize the latest in the clinical practice in diagnosis and management of kidney stones
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA
  • 6.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
11/16/2016
Course expires: 
09/29/2017
Event starts: 
03/25/2017 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
03/25/2017 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$125.00
T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building Auditorium
6001 Forest Park Rd.
Dallas, TX 75235
United States

Course Directors:

Khashayar Sakhaee, M.D.
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Laura Kim Pak Professorship in Mineral Metabolism Research;
Professorship in Mineral Metabolism and Osteoporosis
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas


Naim Maalouf, M.D.
Associate Program Director, Endocrinology Fellowship Program
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
The Frederic C. Bartter Professorship in Vitamin D Research
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

UT Southwestern Faculty:

Jaime Almandoz, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Alberto V. Cabo Chan, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Orson Moe, M.D.
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Department of Physiology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Margaret Pearle, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Department of Urology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Guest Faculty:

Clifford Rosen, M.D.
Senior Scientist
Director, Center for Clinical & Translational Research
Maine Medical Center Research Institute
Scarborough, Maine

Accreditation and Designation Statements


The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Registration


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  2. Return to this course page, select the designated fee and click on "add to cart" at the bottom of the page.
  3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
  4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.

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Available Credit

  • 6.00 AMA
  • 6.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/16/2016
Course expires: 
09/29/2017

Price

Cost:
$125.00
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