ISO18 Schedule At-a-Glance

ISO18 Schedule at a Glance

Please note: The following information is subject to change.

Day 1

Wednesday, May 16th

Day 2

Thursday, May 17th

Day 3

Friday, May 18th

  • Yoga


  • Coffee with Exhibitors


  • Registration


  • Plenary Session / Dr. Jean Sibonga


  • Break with Exhibitors


  • Concurrent Breakout Sessions


  • Lunch on own


  • CAR Lunch (invitation only)


  • Concurrent Breakout Sessions


  • Break with Exhibitors


  • Plenary Session


  • Poster Session


  • NHBA Dinner


Day 4

Saturday, May 19th

Symposium Purpose

ISO18, hosted by NOF provides the most current, clinically relevant and evidence-based information on skeletal health assessment and the prevention, diagnosis, treatment of osteoporosis.

The educational program of ISO18 is designed to provide targeted opportunities for presenting the latest information in the research, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and advances in and osteoporosis.

ISO18 is unique in that it is the only professional meeting that encompasses all medical disciplines and specialties involved in the skeletal health assessment, diagnosis and treatment of patients with, or at risk for, osteoporosis and related fractures.


ISO18 is designed for:

  • Primary Care
  • Orthopedics
  • Rheumatology
  • Neurology
  • Advanced Practice Providers (PA, NP, RN)
  • Physical Therapy
  • Exercise
  • Dietitians
  • Medical Technologist/ Coders
  • Students/ Young Investigators
  • Industry Partners
  • Community Health Educators


After participating in the ISO18 participants should be able to:

  • apply the most current treatment strategies provided in recent clinical guideline updates for osteoporosis, osteopenia and bone health;
  • recognize the most effective interventions leading to reduction in modifiable risk factors in osteoporosis;
  • and employ practice relevant new research in their everyday patient encounters.

Continuing Education Information

For Physicians

The National Osteoporosis Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. NOF designates this live educational activity for a maximum of TBD. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For Family Physicians

Application has been made by the National Osteoporosis Foundation to the American Academy of Family Physicians for TBD Elective Credits. (Conference: TBD Elective Credits and FLS Symposium TBD Elective Credits). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For Nurses And Nurse Practitioners

The National Osteoporosis Foundation is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. NOF designates this activity for TBD continuing nursing education contact hours including TBD hours of pharmacology.

For Physician Assistants

Application has been made to the American Academy of Physician Assistants for accreditation of this live educational activity for TBD credits. Physician assistants should claim only those hours actually spent participating in the CME activity. This program was planned in accordance with AAPA’s CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Programs.

For Physical Therapists

Application has been made to the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) for accreditation of this activity. FSBPT accreditation is a accepted by the physical therapy regulatory boards/agencies in certain U.S. jurisdictions. The request has been made for approval for this live educational activity for TBD CEUs.

For All Other Members Of The Bone Health Team

A certificate of attendance will be provided on-site upon request.