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Welcome to the
Interdisciplinary Symposium on Osteoporosis (ISO18)

brought to you by the National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF).

Join with leaders in the skeletal health field for educational sessions and network with your peers to advance your knowledge and career.

Expert faculty lead the in-depth courses on all facets of skeletal health assessment, osteoporosis diagnosis and patient management, exercise, nutrition, post fracture care as well as other speciality topics. Sessions benefit all medical disciplines and specialities involved in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with and at risk for osteoporosis and fractures.

  • CME/CE credits are offered for healthcare professionals
  • Earn the Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) Certificate of Completion
  • Learn from extensive case studies offering real world takeaways

DATE

May 17–19, 2018

(Thursday – Sunday)

VENUE

New Orleans Marriott

555 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

CONTACT US

For questions or additional information
please email education@nof.org

2017 HIGHLIGHTS

ISO18 Keynote Speakers

We are pleased to announce two dynamic keynote presentations to be given during ISO18 in New Orleans, May 17-19, 2018.

Liza Marshall

Retired communications attorney and a graduate of Duke University and University of Virginia School of Law

Liza Marshall, a retired communications attorney and a graduate of Duke University and University of Virginia School of Law, left practice in 2005 to [...]

Jeffrey Roizen, MD, PhD, FAAP

Clinician scientist at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Jeffrey Roizen, MD, PhD, FAAP is a clinician scientist at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He is an Assistant Professor at the University of [...]

Cathleen Colón-Emeric, MD, MHS

Professor of Medicine, Chief of the Division of Geriatrics, Associate Dean for Research Mentoring, and a Senior Fellow for the Center for Aging and Human Development at Duke University

Cathleen Colón-Emeric, MD, MHS is Professor of Medicine, Chief of the Division of Geriatrics, Associate Dean for Research Mentoring, and a Senior Fel [...]

Steven T. Harris MD FACP FASBMR

Board-certified internist and endocrinologist

Steven T. Harris MD FACP FASBMR is a board-certified internist and endocrinologist with a subspecialty focus on osteoporosis, metabolic bone disease a [...]

Karen Kemmis, PT, RN, DPT

Physical Therapist, Registered Nurse and adjunct professor at SUNY Upstate Medical University

Dr. Karen Kemmis is a Physical Therapist, Registered Nurse and an adjunct professor at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York.  She is [...]

Nicole Wright, PhD, MPH

Associate professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham

Dr. Nicole Wright is an Associate professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She earned her Doctorate in [...]

Matthew Drake, M.D., Ph.D. – Mayo Clinic

Consultant in the Division of Endocrinology and Associate Professor of Medicine

Matthew Drake, M.D., Ph.D. – Mayo Clinic Dr. Matthew T. Drake is a Consultant in the Division of Endocrinology and Associate Professor of Medicin [...]

Kathryn (Kate) Ackerman, MD, MPH, FACSM

Founder and Director of the Female Athlete Program and Biennial International Female Athlete Conference at Boston Children’s Hospital

Kathryn (Kate) Ackerman, MD, MPH, FACSM is the Founder and Director of the Female Athlete Program and Biennial International Female Athlete Conference [...]

Felicia Cosman, MD

Professor of Medicine at Columbia University and North American Co-Editor in Chief of Osteoporosis International

Dr. Felicia Cosman is a clinical scientist, osteoporosis specialist, Professor of Medicine at Columbia University and North American Co-Editor in Chie [...]

Amy E. Mitchell, MSN, FNP-C, CCD

Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, Lead Nurse Planner for the Bone Health and Osteoporosis Foundation

Amy E. Mitchell, MSN, FNP-C, CCD is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner based in the Winston-Salem, North Carolina area. She earned a Bachelor of Sc [...]

Michael Lewiecki, MD, FACP, FACE, CCD, FASBMR

Director of New Mexico Clinical Research & Osteoporosis Center and Director of Bone Health TeleECHO at University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center

Michael Lewiecki, MD, FACP, FACE, CCD, FASBMR, is Director of New Mexico Clinical Research & Osteoporosis Center and Director of Bone Health Tele [...]

Sabrina E. Noel, PhD, RD

Assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical and Nutritional Sciences and associate director for the Center for Population Health at the University of Massachusetts Lowell

Dr. Sabrina Noel is an assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical and Nutritional Sciences and associate director for the Center for Populati [...]

Lesley Jackson, MD

Instructor in the Department of Medicine – Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)

Lesley Jackson, MD is an Instructor in the Department of Medicine – Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology at the University of Alabama at [...]

Sarah L. Morgan, MD, MS, RD, FADA, FACP, CCD 

Emeritus Medical Director of the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment Clinic

Sarah L. Morgan, MD, MS, RD, FADA, FACP, CCD  Dr. Morgan is the Emeritus Medical Director of the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Osteopo [...]

Paul A. Anderson, M.D., M.S.

Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Adjunct Professor in Neurological Surgery and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin

Paul A. Anderson, M.D., M.S. is a board-certified orthopaedic spine surgeon with special interest in spine trauma, tumors, cervical spine, and geriatr [...]

Meryl S. LeBoff, MD

Endocrinologist, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School (HMS) and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), Distinguished Chair in Skeletal Health and Osteoporosis

Meryl S. LeBoff, MD is an endocrinologist, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School (HMS) and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), Disting [...]

David W. Dempster, BSc (Hons), PhD, FRMS

Professor of Clinical Pathology and Cell Biology at Columbia University

David W. Dempster, BSc (Hons), PhD, FRMS is Professor of Clinical Pathology and Cell Biology at Columbia University in New York and Past Director of t [...]

John Marshall, MD

Director, Otto J Ruesch Center for the Cure of Gastrointestinal Cancers

Dr. John Marshall received his training at Duke University, the University of Louisville, and Georgetown University. Dr. Marshall is an internationall [...]

Robert A. Adler, MD

Chief of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Central Virginia Veterans Affairs Health Care System and Professor of Internal Medicine and of Epidemiology at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond

Dr. Robert A. Adler is Chief of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Central Virginia Veterans Affairs Health Care System and Professor of Internal Medicin [...]

ISO18 Exhibitors & Sponsors

With over 400 healthcare professionals expected to attend, our symposium is your foremost opportunity to meet and interact with healthcare professionals in a direct sales environment where you can inform key decision makers and purchasers about your products and services.
For further information, please contact:
Claire Gill at claire.gill@nof.org or (p) 703.647.3025