Preliminary Programme

Pre-Conference Course

OSTEOPOROSIS: ESSENTIALS OF DENSITOMETRY, DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT COURSE
Wed, November 25
13:30 - 17:30
Thu, November 26
08:00 - 17:00

Conference

Thu, November 26
17:30
OPENING CEREMONY
  • Welcome
  • Lifecourse prevention of osteoporotic fractures
  • Clinical studies review 2019-2020
  • Osteoporosis care gaps and research priorities in Asia-Pacific
  • Conclusions
19:30
20:30
WELCOME COCKTAIL
Fri, November 27
08:00
18:00
EXHIBITION AREA OPEN
08:00
PLENARY SESSION I
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
09:30
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS SESSION I
11:00
MEET-THE-EXPERT SESSIONS
  • Bone Mass & Quality
  • Osteoporosis in Men
  • MHT in Osteoporosis
  • Early post-fracture management
12:00
SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM
13:00
BREAK AND POSTER VIEWING SESSION
13:30
PLENARY SESSION II
Vitamin D, Nutrition, Exercise & Bone Health
  • Vitamin D and Musculoskeletal Health
  • Asian Diet and Bone Health
  • Balanced vs Exercise Training to Prevent Falls
15:00
COMMITTEE OF NATIONAL SOCIETIES SPECIAL PLENARY SESSION III
  • Asia Pacific National Societies
17:00
18:00
SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM
Sat, November 28
08:00
17:00
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 II
10:30
PLENARY SESSION V
(Joint session with the Asia Pacific Fragility Fracture Alliance (APFFA) and the Asian Orthopaedic Association (APOA))
FLS development
  • 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
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
14h30
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS SESSION III
Young Investigators Awards
15:30
17:00
PLENARY SESSION VI (Joint IOF-ISCD-AFOS)
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