Title: Osteoporosis & Fracture Management
Presenters / Topic:
1. Osteoporosis in young adults
Presented by Dr Anna Anderson, Endocrinologist, Epworth Geelong
2. Management of osteoporotic fractures
Presented by Dr Liam Halliday, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Epworth Geelong
Date: Wednesday 02 March 2022
Time: 7.00pm – 8.15pm
Where: Zoom Webinar- dial in from your PC/laptop/mobile phone/tablet
Program: Presentation and Q&A
This GP education webinar is hosted by Epworth Healthcare. Our speakers are based at Epworth Geelong.
Topic 1: Osteoporosis in young adults
Dr Anna Anderson will discuss the risk factors for the development of osteoporosis before the age of 50 years, how to investigate these and when to consider treatment.
Topic 2: Management of osteoporotic fractures
Dr Liam Halliday will go on to discuss the orthopaedic management of osteoporotic fractures including different surgical techniques. Recognition of osteoporotic and atypical fractures in primary care.
The presentation will include the opportunity for panel Q&A.
- Identify individuals at risk of osteoporosis before the age of 50 years and develop strategy for investigation and management
- Understand the different management options available for osteoporotic and atypical fractures
- 2 CPD Activity points
To register, please click on the above link and provide the following details. A zoom webinar link will then be sent directly to the email address you provided (if you do not receive a link to your inbox, we suggest checking your Spam and Junk folders).
- First name and surname
- RACGP number
- Practice name
- Practice suburb and postcode
- Email address
Please direct your enquiries to [email protected]
Download the event flyer for complete information.