Topic: Osteocytes – center stage in the skeleton
Chair: Dr Katharina Jähn-Rickert, principal investigator at the Department of Osteology and Biomechanics at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
Speaker: Prof Lynda F Bonewald, Director of the Indiana Center for Musculoskeletal Health, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
Date & Time: Thursday 25 May 2023, from 16.00-17.00hrs CET
Format: Live Webinar. On-demand recording to be available after the event
After watching this webinar, participants will be able to discuss:
- General introduction to osteocyte characteristics
- Multiple roles of osteocytes in the skeleton and beyond
- Novel findings on osteocyte biology with potential treatment targets
This webinar is free and open to everyone with an interest in the field.REGISTER HERE
The ECTS webinar “Osteocytes – center stage in the skeleton” streamed live, 25 May 2023 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 1 European CME credit (ECMEC®s).
Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.
Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
How to claim CME credits
Registered attendees that are logged in the ECTS eCampus for the full duration of the live webinar and complete the evaluation form* will be able to access the CME Certificate.
Registered attendees have until 20 June to complete the evaluation form.
*The evaluation form will become available few hours after the conclusion of the live webinar
How to download your certificate
Certificate will be available in the ECTS eCampus, within your user profile under the section CONTINUING EDUCATION.