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If you are having problems registering please contact: (212) 342 - 2107

Course Director(s)

John P. Bilezikian, MD
Dorothy L. and Daniel H. Silberberg Professor of Medicine
Professor of Pharmacology at the College of Physicians & Surgeons Columbia University
Chief of the Division of Endocrinology
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


Friday, November 3 7am-5:45pm - Saturday, November 4 8am-5pm, 2017


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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 21st, 2017)
    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
    SYLLABUS will be available in PDF Format prior to the conference. No Syllabus will be mailed.

  • Registration fees (postmarked, faxed or e-mailed after September 21st, 2017)
    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
    SYLLABUS will be available in PDF Format prior to the conference. No Syllabus will be mailed.

    Please Note: On-line registration closes at 12:00pm on Thursday, November 2, 2017
    Onsite registration fees
    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
    SYLLABUS will be available in PDF Format prior to the conference. No Syllabus will be mailed.


Space is Limited. Early Registration is Encouraged.

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

Columbia University
Department of Medicine
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 14.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants
AAPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurse Practitioners
The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) recognizes the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as approved accreditors and allow reciprocity for AANPCP continuing education credit.


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

Washington Jefferson Hotel-NYC Information
Location: 318 West 51st Street, New York , NY 10019 (between 8th and 9th Avenue)

When seeking a boutique NYC Theater District hotel, consider the Washington Jefferson Hotel, The Washington Jefferson Hotel is a conveniently located Theater District hotel, near 51st Street, offering a smart collection of rooms and suites for business and leisure guests. Ideal for all types of travelers, the Washington Jefferson is among the best hotels New York has to offer, providing easy access of the Theater District, Times Square, eclectic restaurants and numerous museums.

For Parathyroid Diseases & Osteoporosis Group (November 2nd-5th 2017)
Deluxe King Room: $255 plus tax

Guests can book their room by the following three ways:

1) Clicking the booking link below that will route directly to the booking page, or

Parathyroid Group
2) Logging onto, choosing the desired dates of stay and selecting “Group Code” from the drop down, then entering the group code PARAT17,
3) Calling the reservation department at 1-888-567-7550 or emailing reservations at

To Guarantee discounted rate please book room by: October 3rd 2017

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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