ECTS Educational Symposia

Saturday 17 May 17:15 - 18:45

Educational Symposium:
Next generation clinical imaging of bone

Supported by: Scanco and Bioscientifica

  • QCT assessement of treatment efficacy
    Klaus Engelke (Erlangen, Germany)
  • Innovations in High Resolution Peripheral Quantative Computed Tomography: Zooming in on trabecular and cortical bone microstructure
    Lauren Burt (Calgary, Canada)
  • Noninvasive assessment of cortical material properties by quantitative ultrasound
    Pascal Laugier (Paris, France)

Monday 19 May 18:00 - 19:30ICCBH

Educational Symposium:
Joint ECTS/ICCBH Educational Symposium: Topical Issues in Paediatric Bone Health

Supported by: Diasource, Future Diagnostics and IDS

This session reviews some of the latest hot topics in the field of paediatric bone health, many of which are also relevant to the more general population.

ECTS is proud to support the ICCBH. The 6th International Conference on Children’s Bone Health will be organised in Salzburg, Austria, on 27-30 June 2015. For further details please visit the ICCBH website.

Chairs: Maria Luisa Bianchi and Coen Netelenbos

  • Hypophosphatasia
    Nick Bishop (Sheffield, UK)
  • Gaucher’s disease
    Tim Cox (London, UK)
  • Vitamin D
    Craig Langman (Chicago, USA)