This course includes:
- Video presentation by a leading expert
- Pre- and post-exams to measure your understanding
- CME and MOC claiming online
Pauline Camacho, MD, FACE
Dr. Pauline M. Camacho is a Professor of Medicine at Loyola University Medical Center and directs the Loyola University Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Disease Center. She is also the Program Director for the Endocrinology fellowship at Loyola. She obtained her medical degree from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine, and completed her Internal Medicine residency at Rush University Medical Center and endocrinology fellowship at Loyola University Medical Center. Her clinical practice and research focuses on osteoporosis and other metabolic bone diseases such as vitamin D deficiency, primary hyperparathyroidism and other calcium and mineral disorders. She has authored numerous publications, including three books in Endocrinology. She is the lead author on the 2020 AACE Postmenopausal Osteoporosis Guidelines, and has helped author several of AACE's guidelines. Dr. Camacho is Past President of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and Past Chancellor of the American College of Endocrinology
Upon completion of this activity, learners will be able to:
- Discuss the latest in the diagnosis and evaluation of postmenopausal osteoporosis
- To learn the latest therapy for postmenopausal osteoporosis
- To discuss the clinical application of the AACE Postmenopausal Osteoporosis Treatment Algorithm
MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION
Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 1 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points.
Your participation information will be shared with the ACCME, which will in turn report your points to ABIM. Successful completion of a course examination is required to earn ABIM MOC points.
ACCREDITATION AND DESIGNATION STATEMENTS
The American College of Endocrinology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American College of Endocrinology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.