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    ASBMR 2010 Annual Meeting Sessions

    Date: October 10, 2010

    The ASBMR 2010 Annual Meeting in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, is just a few days away! As you plan your Annual Meeting itinerary, be sure to keep these sessions in mind:

    • Symposia:
      • Osteoimmunology - New Pathways Invading Bone - Fri, Oct 15, 9:00-11:00 am
      • Treating Osteoporosis in the 21st Century - Fri, Oct 15, 1:45-3:15 pm
      • The Hip Fracture Epidemic - Sat, Oct 16, 8:00-9:30 am
      • Task Force Report on Atypical Femoral Fractures - Sat, Oct 16, 4:30-6:00 pm
      • Osteoporosis: Why Do Men Get It? - Sun, Oct 17, 4:00-5:30 pm
      • The Periosteum: An Organizer for Bone Formation and Regeneration - Mon, Oct 18, 8:00-9:30 am
      • Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (ONJ): What Have We Learned? - Tues, Oct. 19, 9:30
             11:00 am
      • Shining Light on Vitamin D: What is the Evidence for Redefining Vitamin D Sufficiency? - Tues, Oct 19, 11:00am - 12:30 pm
    • Clinical Debate: Too Much Suppression of Turnover Is Bad for Bone - Fri, Oct 15, 3:45-4:45 pm Chaired by Douglas Bauer, M.D., University of California, San Francisco, and Socrates Papapoulos, M.D., Leiden University Medical Center. Debated by Richard Eastell, M.D., FRCP, University of Sheffield and Ian Reid, M.D., MBChB, University of Auckland.
    • Gerald D. Aurbach Memorial Lecture: PPARs: Tackling Frailty - Sun, Oct 17, 8:00-9:00 am
      Keynote Speaker: Ronald Evans, Ph.D, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
    • Louis V. Avioli Memorial Lecture: Transcriptional Control of Skeletogenesis - Tue, Oct 19,8:00-9:00 am
      Keynote Speaker: Benoit de Crombrugghe, M.D. ,M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

    For complete program information, including networking and social events, view the Official Preliminary Program.