2nd Pediatric Position Development Conference

The International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD) convened its 2nd Pediatric Position Development Conference (PDC) October 2-3, 2013 in Baltimore, MD. This year’s conference was co-sponsored by the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) and was held immediately prior to their annual meeting October 03, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. The conference covered the following topics related to Skeletal Health Assessment in Children from Infancy to Adolescence:

  • Fracture Predication and Definition of Osteoporosis
  • DXA Assessment in Children and Adolescents with Disease that may affect the Skeleton
  • DXA Interpretation & Reporting in Children and Adolescents
  • pQCT in Children and Adolescents
  • Densitometry in Infants and Young Children

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Expert Panelists, Moderators, Tri-Chairs & Task Force Members

Official Citation for Pediatric Positions – Gordon CM, Leonard MB, Zemel BS. 2013 Pediatric Position Development Conference: executive summary and reflections. J Clin Densitom 2014;17:219-224.

Prior Pediatric Position Development Conferences


Last modified: October 23, 2015