Please register here for this event
If you are having problems registering please contact: (212) 342 - 2107

Course Director(s)

John P. Bilezikian, MD
Dr. Bilezikian, the Dorothy L. and Daniel H. Silberberg Professor of Medicine and Professor of Pharmacology at the College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University is Chief of the Division of Endocrinology and Director of the Metabolic Bone Diseases Program at Columbia University Medical Center.
James A. Lee, MD
Edwin K. and Anne C. Weiskopf Associate Professor of Surgical Oncology
Chief, Endocrine Surgery
Vice Chairman, New Media
Founder, COACHmed
Department of Surgery
Columbia University Medical Center


October 21 8am-5pm -October 22 8am-1pm, 2016


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Description & Objectives

An update on recent advances and optimal management of Osteoporosis and parathyroid diseases in a one-day course.

Meeting Location

Vivian & Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center
Riverview/Myrna Daniels Auditorium, 1st floor
173 Fort Washington Ave.
New York, NY 10032


Parking is available at the following locations – however the conference cannot offer discounts at these locations. Attendee is responsible for all costs associated with the parking lot. Columbia University Medical Center parking lot, located on the southwest corner of Fort Washington Avenue and West 165th Street and also at this locations. .

SW corner of 165th St
And Fort Washington Ave 
New York, NY
Kinney Parking
1101 St. Nicholas Avenue
B/W 165th & 166th St.
New York, NY 10032
Central Parking
528 West 162nd Street,
B/W Broadway & St. Nicholas
New York, NY 10032
Data Group Parking
514 West 168th St
New York, NY 10032-4308


  • Early registration fees (postmarked, faxed or e-mailed before September 1st, 2016)
    Physicians 1 day - $ 175.00
    Physicians 2 days - $ 350.00
    NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 1 day - $ 125.00
    NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 2 days - $ 200.00
    Nurses and PAs 1 day - $ 125.00
    Nurses and PAs 2 days - $ 250.00
    Fellows 1 day - $ 60.00
    Fellows 2 days - $ 100.00

  • Registration fees (postmarked, faxed or e-mailed after September 1st, 2016)
    Physicians 1 day - $ 200.00
    Physicians 2 days - $ 375.00
    NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 1 day - $ 150.00
    NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 2 days - $ 225.00
    Nurses and PAs 1 day - $ 150.00
    Nurses and PAs 2 days - $ 275.00
    Fellows 1 day - $ 80.00
    Fellows 2 days - $ 120.00

    Please Note: On-line registration closes at 12:00pm on Thursday, October 20, 2016
    Physicians 1 day - $ 225.00
    Physicians 2 days - $ 400.00
    NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 1 day - $ 175.00
    NYP/CUMC/Cornell Physicians 2 days - $ 250.00
    Nurses and PAs 1 day - $ 175.00
    Nurses and PAs 2 days - $ 300.00
    Fellows 1 day - $ 100.00
    Fellows 2 days - $ 140.00


Space is Limited. Early Registration is Encouraged.

By Mail:
Complete the registration form and mail with full payment to

Columbia University
Department of Medicine
ATTN: Kim Snyder
622 West 168th Street, PH8 East 105
New York, NY 10032

By Fax:
Registrants may fax the registration form with credit card information to:
(212) 305.8466

On-Line Registration:

By Telephone:
(212) 342 - 2107

Accreditation/Designation of Credit

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Amedco and Columbia University. Amedco is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
Amedco designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  


Before the program, all faculty will disclose the existence of any financial interest and/or other relationship(s) (e.g. employee, consultant, speaker's bureau, grant recipient, research support, stock ownership or any other special relationship) they might have with

a) the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) to be discussed during their presentation and/or

b) any commercial contributor to this activity. When unlabeled uses are discussed, these will also be indicated.

Hotel Accommodations

Edge Hotel
514 West 168th Street New York, NY 10032
Usha Singh, Sales Operation
E-mail: Tel: 917-409-2560
Rooms are available at $199 per night
Rooms are available for 10/20/16-10/23/16
The last day to reserve is September 5, 2016

Directions & travel tips

Columbia University Medical Center is located at West 168th Street and Broadway, immediately southeast of the George Washington Bridge, in the Washington Heights section of northern Manhattan.

Columbia University Medical Center is located at West 168th Street and Broadway.

Columbia University Medical Center is located at West 168th Street and Broadway.

By Public Transportation:

Subway: Take the 1, A, C trains to the 168th Street station. From midtown Manhattan, the A train provides express service.


A number of city buses serve the medical center: M-2, 3, 4, 5 and 100. For additional bus and subway information, call the Transit Authority at 718-330-1234.

By Car:

The fastest and most convenient way to reach the medical center by automobile is to follow directions to the George Washington Bridge. Then exit onto Riverside Drive. From there, proceed south and turn left onto West 165th Street (the first left), and then right onto Fort Washington Avenue to the medical center parking facility.

From upstate New York and New Jersey After crossing the George Washington Bridge, follow signs to the Henry Hudson (also called the West Side Highway), and then to Riverside Drive.

From Riverdale and Westchester via the Saw Mill River Parkway Exit the Henry Hudson Parkway at the Riverside Drive exit, which is immediately past the George Washington Bridge.

From Westchester, Connecticut, or the East Side of Manhattan via the Major Deegan, Cross-Bronx Expressway, or Harlem River Drive approaching the George Washington Bridge, take the Henry Hudson Parkway, stay to the left and follow signs to Riverside Drive.

From the West Side of Manhattan Take the Henry Hudson Parkway to exit 15-Riverside Drive South.

Americans with Disabilities Act

The Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof. Any participant with special needs must submit a written request to our office at least one month prior to the course date.

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