Ask the Experts Teleconference: Lupus & the Bones: Diagnosing & Treating Osteoporosis
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences and pre-recorded webcasts on a variety of topics designed to provide you with important information about living with lupus. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from some of the world’s leading lupus experts from the comfort and privacy of your home. Participate in several or just the one that most interests you.
Lupus & the Bones: Diagnosing & Treating Osteoporosis
with Kathryn M. Diemer, MD, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Women with lupus are at increased risk for osteoporosis and are nearly five times more likely to experience a fracture. Learn more about bone density, how osteoporosis is diagnosed, and the most common treatments available including calcium, vitamin D and FDA approved medications.
Register by Wednesday, August 24th.
This Ask The Experts series is offered as a free service of the Lupus Foundation of America, North Carolina Chapter. All costs of services for patients and families are underwritten by the fundraising efforts of the North Carolina Chapter, including the Walk to End Lupus Now™.