Preliminary Programme

Pre-Conference Course

OSTEOPOROSIS: ESSENTIALS OF DENSITOMETRY, DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT COURSE
Thu, November 26
13:30 - 17:30
Fri, November 27
08:00 - 17:00

Conference

Thu, November 26
17:30
OPENING CEREMONY
  • Welcome
  • Clinical studies review 2019-2020
  • Best Clinical Papers in Asia-Pacific in 2019-2020
  • Conclusions
18:30
19:30
WELCOME COCKTAIL
Fri, November 27
08:00
18:00
EXHIBITION AREA OPEN
08:00
PLENARY SESSION I
Vitamin D, Nutrition, Exercise & Bone Health
  • Vitamin D and Musculoskeletal Health
  • Asian Diet and Bone Health
  • Balanced vs Exercise Training to Prevent Falls
09:30
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS SESSION I
10:00
PLENARY SESSION II (joint IOF-ISCD-AFOS session)
Regional approaches to osteoporosis risk assessment and treatment
  • Local Guidance on Bone Turnover Markers in Asia-Pacific
  • East vs West: Guidelines and FRAX®
  • Atypical Femoral Fracture in Asia-Pacific:epidemiology and management
11:30
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS SESSION II
12:00
SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM
13:00
BREAK AND POSTER VIEWING SESSION
13:30
MEET-THE-EXPERT SESSIONS
  • Bone Mass & Quality
  • Osteoporosis in Men
  • Premenopausal osteoporosis
  • MHT in Osteoporosis
  • Early post-fracture management
14:30
PLENARY SESSION III
Hot topics in the optimization of skeletal health
  • Algorithm for the management of patients at low, high and very high risk of osteoporotic fractures
  • Vegan diets and bone health
  • Safety of calcium supplementation
16:00
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS SESSION III
17:00
18:00
SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM
Sat, November 28
08:00
16:00
EXHIBITION AREA OPEN
08:00
PLENARY SESSION IV
Closing the Treatment Gap
  • Primary Prevention
  • Novel Treatments & Treatment Strategies
  • Re-evaluation of Cessation of Osteoporosis Therapy
09:30
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS SESSION IV
10:00
PLENARY SESSION V (joint IOF-APOA-APFFA session)
FLS development (joint session IOF-APOA-APFFA)
  • FLS/CTF: where are we?
  • The Role of the Orthopedic Surgeon
  • The Role of the Geriatrician
  • Development of Hip Fracture Registry in Asia
  • CTF/FLS in the region
11h30
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS SESSION V
Young Investigators Awards
12:00
SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM
13:00
BREAK AND POSTER VIEWING SESSION
13:30
MEET-THE-EXPERT SESSIONS
  • Difficult Cases
  • Glucocorticoid Induced Osteoporosis
  • Obesity, weight loss and bone health
  • Intensive sport and bone
  • New approaches for fall prevention
14:30
16:00
PLENARY SESSION VI
Asia-Pacific National Societies
  • Highlights