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Protecting the bones of your patients

A FREE study session for health professionals working across secondary, primary and community care

Date: Wednesday 25th September 2019
Time: 9:10 – 14:20 (registration from 8:15am)

Venue: view map
Postgraduate Centre, Poole Hospital







Plenary session one                                                                                             Chair: Dr Tim Battcock

08:15               Registration in reception and coffee and tea in exhibition room

09:10               Welcome – Dr Tim Battcock, Consultant geriatrician, Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
09:20               Is it just about Calcium? – Mrs Lisa Perkins, Community Dietitian, Dorset Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust & Trustee of Osteoporosis Dorset
09:50               Questions to Lisa
10:00              Medications affecting bone health – Dr Selwyn Richards, Consultant and clinical lead for rheumatology and back pain services, Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
10:30               Questions to Selwyn
10:40               Osteoporosis update – Dr Rakhi Seth, Consultant Rheumatologist, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Rheumatology Department, Southampton
11:10               Questions to Rakhi
11:20               Fracture Liaison Service – Ms Joy Christopher, Fracture Prevention Lead Nurse, Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Poole
11:50               Questions to Joy
12:00       Lunch in exhibition room

Plenary session two                                                                                            Chair: Dr Fouz Rahmeh  

13:00               Bone loss in early menopause: to treat or not? – Mrs Elizabeth Stephenson, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
13:30               Questions to Elizabeth
13:40               Exercise – Mrs Theresa Rowett, Physiotherapist, Bournemouth and Poole Community Therapy Team, Dorset Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust & Trustee of Osteoporosis Dorset
14:10               Questions to Theresa
14:20               Finish

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