Bone Research Society Clinical Training Course: Osteoporosis and other Metabolic Bone Diseases

Merton College, Oxford OX1 4JD, United Kingdom

This three-day residential training course aims to provide clinicians working in medical specialties such as rheumatology, endocrinology, care of the elderly, gastroenterology, orthopaedics, respiratory medicine and clinical chemistry with the knowledge and understanding to manage patients with osteoporosis and other metabolic bone diseases. The course focus is on practical issues relating to patient management and is strongly recommended for anyone who treats patients with these disorders. A stimulating interactive format will be employed combining lectures, panel discussions, debates and workshops. The course is suitable for clinicians of different levels of expertise, including doctors in specialist training, consultants, GPs and specialist nurses.

Some comments from those who attended the previous course:

  • “Fantastic course, probably the best I have ever been on”
  • “Brilliant course set at the right level, knowledgeable speakers, will definitely recommend it”
  • “Excellent, relevant course – I have already started recommending it to my peers”
  • “I am really impressed by the speakers, very good learning environment, excellent organisation of the course events”
  • “Very useful, inspiring course … represented great value for money in terms of both quality and quantity of teaching … I will certainly be recommending this course”