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Hartford, CT – Quality Bone Densitometry For Clinicians

June 5, 2021 - June 7, 2021

Details

Start:
June 5, 2021
End:
June 7, 2021

Organizer

International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD)
Phone:
860-259-1000
Email:
education@iscd.org
Website:
www.iscd.org

Venue

Sheraton Hartford Hotel at Bradley Airport
One Bradley International Airport Windsor Locks, CT United States + Google Map

Join as an ISCD Member Prior to registering and save up to $300!

Quality Bone Densitometry: Performance, Interpretation, and Clinical Application for Clinicians

An Osteoporosis Essentials Course of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry & International Osteoporosis Foundation

The core elements of this course serve to educate healthcare providers about bone densitometry and osteoporosis and to apply standard practices to assure quality performance and interpretation of bone densitometry studies. The course is offered in two parts. The first day sets the standard to perform Quality DXA interpretation. Day 2 focuses on the clinical assessment, prevention, treatment and management of osteoporosis and the essential role that high-quality DXA plays in treatment initiation decisions and monitoring of osteoporotic patients. Individuals may register for either part of the course separately or as a combined program.

Prerequisite videos are included in the registration fees. Access to that content will be made available to registrants through the ISCD online education website 30 days prior to the course.

Target Audience

The course is most appropriate for those involved in the performance and interpretation of DXA scans and those managing patients with osteoporosis. It is open to MDs, PhDs, DOs, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants. Technologists may attend if they have previously taken the ISCD/IOF Osteoporosis Essentials for Technologists Course.

Accreditation Statment

The International Society for Clinical Densitometry is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. this activity is provided by the International Society for Clinical Densitometry. For information about the accreditation of this program, please contact ISCD at +1.860.259.1000 or inquire at education@iscd.org.

Course Schedule

Full Course schedule and objectives can be found by clicking the following button. The course is divided into separate, but related, parts.
Course Schedule

DXA Interpretation for Clinicians – the Importance of Doing a Quality DXA scan and Quality DXA Reporting (Day 1)

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
The International Society for Clinical Densitometry designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent for their participation in the activity.

DXA and Patient Care for Clinicians – Using Quality DXAs in Patient Care (Day 2)

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
The International Society for Clinical Densitometry designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent for their participation in the activity.

Registration for this event will be available in December 2020.