Past Events and Presentations

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Own the Bone Symposia

Own the Bone hosts in-person symposia to highlight the knowledge necessary to develop successful secondary fracture prevention programs.  

Save the Date

The 2017 Own the Bone Symposium will be held on Friday, June 23, 2017.  This full day event will once again be co-provided by the National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses and feature educational programming for clinicians interested in bone health and post fracture osteoporosis treatment.  More details will be available in Fall 2016.

Past Symposia

Own the Bone Seattle Symposium: Care Coordination for Secondary Fracture Prevention
(June 23, 2016 - Seattle, WA)
-Speakers: James Goulet, MD, Debra Sietsema, PhD, RN, Lisa Taitsman, MD, Douglas R. Dirschl, MD, Kyle J. Jeray, MD, Julie Carkin, MD, Robert Clawson, MD; Sue Williams-Judge, ARNP, David Jacofsky, MD, Julie Switzer, MD, Paul Anderson, MD, Susan Bukata, MD, Peter Rigby, PT, MPH

Own the Bone Providence Symposium: Comprehensive Post Fracture Management in the Older Adult
 
(June 27, 2015 - Providence, RI) 
-Speakers: Julie A, Switzer, MD; Stephen L. Kates, MD; Kevin J. Bozic, MD; Kyle J. Jeray, MD; Michele Haryanto, RN-BC, MBA, ONC; Clifford B. Jones, MD, FACS; Karen Cummings, PA; James A. Goulet, MD; Susan Bukata, MD; Charles Price, MD; Tom Berkery, DPT

Own the Bone Mini Symposium at OTA Annual Meeting: How to Establish and Run a Fragility Fracture Program  
(October 18, 2014 - Tampa, FL)
-Speakers: James A. Goulet, MD; Peter Althausen, MD; Debra Sietsema, PhD, RN; Karen Cummings, PA-C; Joseph M. Lane, MD; Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD

Own the Bone Mini Symposium at OTA Annual Meeting: How to Establish and Run a Fragility Fracture Program 
(October 4, 2013 - Phoenix, AZ)
-Speakers: James A. Goulet, MD; Kyle J. Jeray, MD; Clifford B. Jones, MD; Joseph M. Lane, MD; Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD

Rocky Mountain Regional Educational Symposium: Hot Topics in Bone Health and Post Fracture Management 
(June 14, 2013 - Denver, CO)
-Speakers: Laura Tosi, MD; Debra Sietsema, PhD, RN; Andrew Bunta, MD; Joseph Lane, MD; Kyle Jeray, MD; James Goulet, MD; Douglas Dirschl, MD; Freda Hannafon, MSN, FNP-C; Richard Dell, MD; Blair Filler, MD; Paul Battle, PA-C; Robert Haralson, MD; Stephen Kates, MD; Steven Garfin, MD; David Wong, MD

Own the Bone Mini Symposium at OTA Annual Meeting: How to Establish and Run a Fragility Fracture Program 
(October 5, 2012 - Minneapolis, MN)
-Speakers: James A. Goulet, MD; Clifford B. Jones, MD; Kyle J. Jeray, MD; Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD 

Own the Bone East Coast Regional Symposium: Hot Topics in Bone Health 
(June 29, 2012 - National Harbor, MD)
-Speakers: Laura Tosi, MD; Debra Sietsema, PhD, RN; Kyle J. Jeray, MD; Richard M. Dell, MD; Theresa Kehoe, MD; Chad T. Price, MD; Joseph M. Lane, MD; Stephen L. Kates, MD

Own the Bone Texas Regional Symposium: Own the Bone Pre-Meeting Course at OTA Annual Meeting 
(October 12, 2011 - San Antoinio, TX)
-Speakers: Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD; Kyle J. Jeray, MD; Clifford B. Jones, MD

Own the Bone New England Regional Symposium: The Own the Bone New England Regional Symposium Convenes Multi-disciplinary Group to Discuss Post-Fracture Care  
(June 25, 2011 - Boston, MA)
-Speakers: Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD; Kyle J. Jeray, MD; Meryl LeBoff, MD; Eric D. Newman, MD; William B. Macaulay, MD

Own the Bone Midwest Regional Symposium:  Orthopaedic Surgeons and Osteoporosis? How to Engage in Post-Fracture Care 
(November 12, 2010 - Chicago, IL)
-Speakers: Clifford B. Jones, MD; Debra Sietsema, PhD, RN; William B. Macaulay, Jr., MD; Douglas R. Dirschl, MD; Linda Hightower, RN; John D. Kaufman, MD; Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD; Beatrice Edwards, MD; Andrew D. Bunta, MD

 

Presentations at Other Society Meetings

Below is an overview of some of the presentations that have featured Own the Bone over the last few years.

2015

NAON 35th Annual Congress: Nuts, Bolts, and Rx of Osteoporotic Fracture  
(May 17, 2015 - Nashville, TN)
- Speakers: Debra L. Sietsema, PhD, RN; Douglas W. Lundyy, MD, MBA


34th Cherry Blossom Seminar: "Own the Bone": The Management of Osteoporosis
 
(April 11, 2015, Rosslyn, VA)
-Speaker: Laura Tosi, MD

Michigan Orthopaedic Society 2015 Annual Orthopaedic Trauma Meeting: University of Michigan Fragility Clinic: Establishing a Foothold
(April 17, 2015, Plymouth, MI)
-Speaker: Karen Cummings, PA-C


2014

North American Spine Society 2014 Annual Meeting:  "Own the Bone": The Spine Practitioner Taking Ownership of the Bone 
(November 14, 2014, San Fransisco, CA)        
- Speakers: Paul A. Anderson, MD; Joe Lane, MD; Charles Reitman, MD; Robert Hart, MD; Serena Hu, MD 

Eastern Orthopaedic Association 2014 Annual Meeting:
AOA Report on Own the Bone  
(October 24. 2014, Amelia Island, FL) 
-Speaker: Brian Galinat, MD


PAOS 15th Annual Conference: Atypical Fractures & Bisphosponates
 
(October 1, 2014, Orlando, FL)
-Speaker: Karen Cummings, PA

16th Annual Chicago Trauma Symposium: Osteoporosis - "Own the Bone" - AOA Strategies  
(September 4, 2014, Chicago, IL
-Speaker: Andrew D. Bunta, MD

NAON 34th Annual Congress: Coordinating a Bone Health Program: Also Known as Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) Using Own the Bone  
(May 18, 2014, Las Vegas, N
 -Speakers: Debra Sietsema, PhD, RN; Kyle Jeray, MD

ACR State of the Art 2014: Pipeline Osteoporosis Therapies & Difficult Osteoporosis Management
(April 26, 2014, Chicago, IL)
-Speaker: Beatrice J Edwards, MD

NOF Interdisciplinary Symposium on Osteoporosis 2014
 
(April 24-25, 2014, New Orleans, LA)
 -Addressing Clinical Challenges: FLS Programs and System Challenges
        -Speaker: Douglas R. Dirschl, MD
-FLS Team Based Care
        -Speakers: Clifford B. Jones, MD; Debra Sietsema, PhD, RN

33rd Cherry Blossom Seminar: "Own the Bone":  The Management of Osteoporosis
 
(April 4, 2014, Rosslyn, VA)
-Speaker: Laura Tossi, MD

Michigan Orthopaedic Society 2014 Annual Orthopaedic Trauma Meeting: Univ. of Michigan Fragility Clinic One Year Later  
(April 2, 2014, Plymouth, MI)
-Speaker: Karen Cummings, PA-C

IOF-ISCD Skeletal Health 2014:  Secondary Fracture Prevention: Where We Are,  North American Trends in Fracture Prevention
(February 21, 2014, Orlando, FL)
-Speaker: Bob Adler, MD

 

2013

USBJI's 2013 Musculoskeletal Summit (November 19, 2013 - Washington, DC)

-Establishment of a Fracture Liaison Service: Challenges of the Open vs. Closed System
       -Speaker: Laura L. Tosi, MD
-What Are Best Practices for Managing Osteoporosis?
       -Speaker: Debra Sietsema, PhD, RN

ACR 2013 Annual Meeting: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Post Fracture Management
(October 29, 2013 - San Diego, CA)
-Speakers: John T. Schousboe, MD, PhD; Daniel H. Solomon, MD, MPH; Colleen M. Watkins, MD

NAON 33rd Annual Congress: Implementing a Bone Health Program: AKA Fracture Liaison Service (FLS)  
(May 19, 2013, San Antonio, TX)
-Speaker: Debra L. Sietsema, PhD, RN

NOF Interdisciplinary Symposium on Osteoporosis 2013: It's Time for Everyone to Own the Bone
(April 21, 2013, Chicago, IL)
-Speaker: Andrew D. Bunta, MD

Mid-American Orthopaedic Association 31st Annual Meeting: Patients with Fragility Fractures Need More Than Just Fracture Care: Own the Bone, a Post-Fracture, Systems-Based Initiative
(April 20, 2013, Amelia Island, FL)
-Speakers: James A. Goulet, MD; Clifford B. Jones, MD; Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD

Lumbar Spine Research Society 2013 Annual Meeting: The Osteoporosis/Bone Metabolism Symposium
(April 11, 2013, Chicago, IL)
-Speakers: Bob Heary, MD; Lou Jenis, MD; Andrew Bunta, MD; Paul Anderson, MD; Edward Benzel, MD                  

32nd Cherry Blossom Seminar: "Own the Bone":  The Management of Osteoporosis
(April 6, 2013, Rosslyn, VA)
-Speaker: Laura Tosi, MD