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    ASBMR Member Dr. Andrea Singer, M.D., FACP Featured in Interview with NBC Affiliates on the Osteoporosis Treatment Crisis

    Date: December 01, 2016

     

    Dr. Andrea J. Singer, M.D., FACP, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital was interviewed last week as an expert in the bone field by the local NBC affiliate in Washington, DC, USA. In the interview, she expresses concern about the rate of hip fractures plateauing among patients, as well as the decline in health insurance coverage for bone density testing. In addition, the piece focuses on a patient story and her experience with osteoporosis medication. The interview has also appeared on NBC affiliate stations around the United States. This interview was a direct result of advocacy efforts by the Call to Action organizations. Watch the full interview here.