Fall 2007

Grand Rounds

More information is available on the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Web site .

Dec. 12, 2007 William J. Maloney, M.D. Stanford University
Jan. 16, 2008 Peter Stern, M.D. University of Cincinnati
Feb. 27, 2008 Jeff Katz, M.D. Brigham and Women's Hospital
March 19, 2008 Karen Lyons, Ph.D. UCLA
April 23, 2008 Paul Tornetta, M.D. Boston University
May 14, 2008 Min Kocher, M.D., M.P.H. Children's Hospital Boston
June 11, 2008 Dick Kyle, M.D. Hennepin County Medical Center
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A treatment for osteoporosis delivered once a year is as effective as current monthly or weekly osteoporosis regimens at reducing the incidence of bone fractures, according to a new study led by a UCSF research team.