• Anabolic Therapies & Strategies in the Treatment of Osteoporosis

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    Anabolic Therapies & Strategies in the Treatment of Osteoporosis

    Course Overview

    Sponsored by the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research

    Learning Objectives

    1. Understand the comparative efficacy of teriparatide in relation to other approved therapies.
    2. Appreciate the influence that prior exposure to antiresorptive therapy may have on the patient response to teriparatide administration.
    3. Recognize the effects that combined antiresorptive and teriparatide therapy has in distinct patient populations.

    Presenter Information

    Benjamin Z. Leder, M.D.

    Dr. Benjamin Z. Leder is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and an Associate Physician and clinical investigator in the Endocrine Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is also the Medical Director of Endocrine Associates, the MGH group practice specializing in osteoporosis and disorders of mineral metabolism. His major research interests include defining the role that gonadal steroids play in regulating bone metabolism and developing novel therapeutic approaches to treat osteoporosis in men and women.


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