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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 – 15:00 (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
09:20  Osteoporosis update – Dr Adam Wheldon, Consultant geriatrician, Poole Hospital
09:50  Questions to Adam
10:00 Medications affecting bone health – Dr Selwyn Richards, Consultant and clinical lead for rheumatology and back pain services, Poole Hospital
10:30  Questions to Selwyn
10:40  Bone loss in early menopause: to treat or not? – Mr Tim Hillard, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Poole Hospital
11:10  Questions to Tim
11:20  Fracture Liaison Service – Ms Joy Christopher, Fracture Prevention Lead Nurse, Poole Hospital
11:50  Questions to Joy
12:00 Lunch in exhibition room
Plenary session two                                                                                            Chair: Dr Fouz Rahmeh
13:00 Medicine Use Review – Pharmacist – TBC
13:30 Questions to
13:40 Nutrition – Mrs Lisa Perkins, Community Dietitian, Dorset Healthcare & Trustee of Osteoporosis Dorset
14:10 Questions to Lisa
14:20 Exercise – Mrs Theresa Rowett, Physiotherapist, Bournemouth and Poole Community Therapy Team, Dorset Healthcare & Trustee of Osteoporosis Dorset
14:50 Questions to Theresa
15:00 Finish 

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