Investigation of Metabolic Bone Diseases, Molecular Cellular and Genetic Determinants of Bone Structure and Formation, Integrative Physiology of the Skeleton
Normal/Abnormal Vitamin D Physiology
Robert P. Heaney, M.D., Creighton University Osteoporosis Research Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Vitamin D Skin Physiology
Michael F. Holick, M.D., Ph.D., Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Vitamin D Economy in African Americans
Felicia Cosman, M.D., Helen Hayes Hospital, West Haverstraw, New York, USA
Vitamin D Requirements in Pregnancy/Lactation
Bruce W. Hollis, Ph.D., Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD
Studies Using Nullmutant Mice Reveal Active Intestinal Calcium Transport in the Absence of Calbindin-D 9k or TRPV6
Bryan S. Benn, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
Supported by educational grants from Eli Lilly and Company, Merck & Co., Inc., NPS Pharmaceuticals, The Alliance for Better Bone Health (Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals and sanofi-aventis, US) and Immunodiagnostic Systems.
Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by Grant AR055036 from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, National Institute on Aging, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases and the Office of Dietary Supplements. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Length: 100 minutes