Saturday 18th May 2024

Main Congress

The Metabolic Bone Disorders symposium (Main Congress) part of the Summit will be dedicated to the discussion and presentation of several metabolic bone diseases including osteoporosis, as well as rare genetic skeletal disorders in both children and adults. We are having acclaimed faculty speak at the course and symposium. The course and symposium are being scientifically endorsed by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF), International Society of Clinical Densitometry (ISCD), the Chapter of Endocrinologists, College of Physicians, Academy of Medicine Singapore, the Endocrine and Metabolic Society of Singapore (EMSS) and the Osteoporosis Society Singapore (OSS).

14.00 - 14.10

Main Congress - Welcome & Introduction

speaker-1

Prof Manju Chandran

14.10 - 14.50

Key Note Lecture

Chair: Prof Manju Chandran

Panoramic view of Osteoporosis management over the last 30 years - from the view point of a clinician, researcher and epidemiologist

speaker-1

Chair: Prof Manju Chandran

speaker-2

Prof Jean-Yves Reginster

14.50 - 16.35

Session 1

Chair: Prof Eugene McCloskey

14.55 - 15.30 - Understanding the vitamin D trials- Decisive Verdict or Persistant Uncertainties -
Prof Ambrish Mithal

15.30 - 15.55 - Current Anabolic therapies and those on the Horizon - Prof Peter Ebeling

15.55 - 16.20 - Sequential and Combination Therapy: The Knowns and the Unknowns - Prof Edith Lau

16.20 - 16.35 - Q&A - Session 1 Speakers

speaker-1

Chair: Prof Eugene McCloskey

speaker-2

Prof Ambrish Mithal

speaker-3

Prof Peter Ebeling

speaker-4

Prof Edith Lau

16.35 - 16.55

Networking Break

Coffee/Tea and snacks will be served in Foyer area. We invite all participants to visit the Exhibition area during the break

16.55 - 17.35

Presentation of Best Oral Posters

Chair: Dr Thanut Valleenukul

Presentation of Best Oral Posters

speaker-1

Dr Thanut Valleenukul

17.35 - 19.05

Session 2

Chair: Prof Ambrish Mithal

17.40 - 18.15 - Pharmacotherapy of Rare Bone Disorders:  Heralding a New Era - Prof Manju Chandran

18.15 - 18.40 - Phosphate Wasting Disorders for the Metabolic Bone Clinician. Identifying and Treating before it is too late - Prof Yumie Rhee

18.40 - 18.50 - Q&A - Session 2 Speakers

18.50 - 19.05 - Rare Bone Disease - Advocacy across the AP Region - Where Do We Stand - Mr Rajakanth

speaker-1

Chair: Prof Ambrish Mithal

speaker-2

Prof Manju Chandran

speaker-3

Prof Yumie Rhee

speaker-4

Mr Rajakanth

19.05 - 21.05

Networking Dinner

Networking dinner will be served in the Foyer area. We invite all participants to visit the Exhibition and Poster area during the evening.

Sunday 19th May 2024

Main Congress

The Metabolic Bone Disorders symposium (Main Congress) part of the Summit will be dedicated to the discussion and presentation of several metabolic bone diseases including osteoporosis, as well as rare genetic skeletal disorders in both children and adults. We are having acclaimed faculty speak at the course and symposium. The course and symposium are being scientifically endorsed by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF), International Society of Clinical Densitometry (ISCD), the Chapter of Endocrinologists, College of Physicians, Academy of Medicine Singapore, the Endocrine and Metabolic Society of Singapore (EMSS) and the Osteoporosis Society Singapore (OSS).

8.05 - 10.35

Session 3

Chair: Prof Peter Ebeling

08.05 - 08.45 -  Choosing a Treatment Threshold for Osteoporosis. Why the confusion? -
Prof Eugene McCloskey

08.45 - 09.15 - Handling Side effects associated with osteoporosis therapy-Atypical fractures and Osteonecrosis of the Jaw -
Dr Hew Fen Lee

09.15 - 09.25 - Q&A

09.25 - 09.55 - Osteoporosis in Renal failure - Dr Wong Jiunn

09.55 - 10.25 - Optimizing bone health before orthopaedic surgery - Dr Thanut Valleenukul

10.25 - 10.35 - Q&A - All Speakers

speaker-1

Chair: Prof Peter Ebeling

speaker-2

Prof Eugene McCloskey

speaker-3

Dr Hew Fen Lee

speaker-4

Dr Wong Jiunn

speaker-5

Dr Thanut Valleenukul

10.35 - 10.55

Networking Break

Coffee/Tea and snacks will be served in Foyer area. We invite all participants to visit the Exhibition area during the break

10.35 - 12.30

Session 4

Chair: Prof Ambrish Mithal

11.00 - 11.35 -  Artificial Intelligence in Osteoporosis. The future is here - Prof Claus Gluer

11.35 - 12.05 - Advanced Imaging in Osteoporosis: 3D Shaper, TBS, HRpQCT - Prof Didier Hans

12.05 - 12.35 - Bone fragility other than due to Osteoporosis : Osteoegenesis Imperfecta - Dr Rashida Vasanwala

12.35 - 12.45 - Q&A - All speakers

speaker-1

Chair: Prof Ambrish Mithal

speaker-2

Prof Claus–C. Glüer

speaker-3

Prof Didier Hans

speaker-4

Dr Rashida F. Vasanwala

12.45 - 13.25

Lunch Symposium: Promedius Inc.

Speakers: Dr Hisham Badaruddin (Singapore) and Dr Miso Jang - TBC (S. Korea)

13.25 - 13.45

Networking Break

13.45 - 14.15 Part 1

Session 5 - Part 1

Chair: Prof Edith Lau

13.50 - 14.15 - Future proofing against the second fracture: The success story of the Capture the Fracture® Global Program in Japan - Dr Atsushi Suzuki

speaker-1

Chair: Prof Edith Lau

speaker-2

Prof. Atsushi Suzuki

14.15 - 15.00 Part 2

Session 5 - Part 2

Chair: Prof Manju Chandran

14.15 - 15.00 - The APCO Golden Dragon Debate 2024 : Topic: Osteoporosis Management in a low resource environment is an impossible task

Debaters: Adj. Prof Lau Tang Ching and Prof Eugene McCloskey

speaker-1

Prof Manju Chandran

speaker-2

Adj Prof Lau Tang Ching

speaker-3

Prof Eugene McCloskey

15.00 - 15.20

Networking Break

Coffee/Tea and snacks will be served in Foyer area. We invite all participants to visit the Exhibition area during the break

15.20 - 16.30 Part 2

Session 6

Moderator: Dr Tet Tun Chit

15.20 - 16.10 - The APCO Collective Intellect Clinical Case Discussion Platform (CICCDP): May 2024 Edition -

Panelists: Prof Manju Chandran, Prof Peter Ebeling, Prof Ambrish Mithal

16.10 - 16.20 - Q&A

16.20 - 16.30 - Wrap Up and Close

speaker-1

Prof Tet Tun Chit

speaker-2

Prof Manju Chandran

speaker-3

Prof Peter Ebeling

speaker-4

Prof Ambrish Mithal

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