Geriatric Insights: Osteoporosis, Falls and Fractures  

Thursday November 14 2013, 13:00 - 14:00
Thursday October 31 2013
Monica Menecola
Royal Victoria Regional Health Center
At the end of this presentation, the target audience will be able to:1.Learn about the Ontario Osteoporosis Strategy (OOS)2.Make the connection between falls and broken bones and osteoporosis3.Highlight the increased risk of falls and fractures for people with dementia 4.Learn about the Paradigm Shift to Fracture Risk Assessment 5.Increase the understanding of the interventions for fracture prevention 6.Provide resources and upcoming professional development event information7.Encourage the collaboration of the OOS and BSO and build on each other's expertise to champion fracture prevention
To participate in this event by videoconference, contact the local OTN Telemedicine Coordinator to help reserve a room and system at your site that is videoconference enabled. If you do not know who your local Telemedicine Coordinator is, contact OTN Scheduling Services at 1 (866) 454 6861.
If you are an OTN Telemedicine Coordinator, you can register your system for this event via Ncompass. For those who do not have Ncompass training, please submit the appropriate system information to the organizer's contact information below or Scheduling Services at
Ms. Karen Styles