Webinar Bone, Muscle & Beyond: Relationship between the nervous system and the skeleton
Date & Time: 15 September 2022, 4-5 pm CEST, followed by 15 minutes of interactive discussions in a Coffee Shop style
Organised by the European Calcified Tissue Society (ECTS) in collaboration with the International Society of Bone Morphometry (ISBM)
Featuring Dr Erica Scheller, DDS, PhD & moderated by Dr Maria-Bernadette Madel
- 5 min welcome & introductions
- 35 min presentation
- 20 min Q&A
- 15 min Coffee Shop
- Define the distribution and morphology of nerves within the skeletal system.
- Summarize the relationship between peripheral neuropathy and skeletal disease.
- Develop future directions and hypotheses related to the function of nerves in bone.
Costs: Live webinar is free for ECTS members and non-members, but a registration is required. Recordings are accessible to ECTS members only.WATCH RECORDINGS
About the Speaker
Erica Scheller, DDS, PhD
Dr. Scheller is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Washington University in Saint Louis and the current president of the International Society of Bone Morphometry (ISBM). Her research background spans the fields of bone biology, neurobiology, and integrated physiology. The Scheller Lab has a directed interest in leveraging high-resolution imaging techniques and in vivo models to study the bidirectional communication between the nervous system and the skeletal microenvironment.