Satellite Symposia Programme

Friday November 14, 2014
12:30-13:30
Hall 201, Level 2

Lunch Industry-sponsored Symposium – MSD

A New Strategy for the Treatment of Osteoporosis
Chair: Jung Fu-Chen

  • Welcome & Introduction
    Jung Fu-Chen
  • Significant Need for New Therapies to Treat Osteoporosis
    Ambrish Mithal
  • The Role of Cathepsin K in Bone Homeostasis
    Ego Seeman
  • Odanacatib: A novel approach to the treatment of osteoporosis
    Ian Reid
  • Q & A, Summary and Closing
Saturday November 15, 2014
13:00-14:00
Hall 201, Level 2

Lunch Industry-sponsored Symposium – GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)
Chair: Rong-Sen Yang

  • Patient Focused Approach for Long Term Therapy in Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
    Serge Ferrari & Jung Fu-Chen
  • Q & A, Summary and Closing
Sunday November 16, 2014
13:00-14:00
Hall 201, Level 2

Lunch Industry-sponsored Symposium – Pfizer Consumer Healthcare (PCH)

  • Welcome & Introduction
    Xiaoyan He 
  • The Risks and Benefits of Calcium and Vitamin D Supplementation for The Prevention of Fracture in Older Women: Results from a collaborative meta-analysis on calcium supplementation and coronary heart disease – understanding the risks and benefits of calcium and vitamin D supplementation
    Richard Prince 
  •  Q & A, Summary and Closing