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Medicine Grand Rounds - Friday, November 1

Clifford J. Rosen, MD Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine Presenting: "Vitamin D: What's new is old!"

Friday, November 1, 2013
Auditorium E, DHMC
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

Please join us for Medicine Grand Rounds on Friday, November 1, 2013 for the presentation titled:


Vitamin D: What’s new is old!


Clifford J. Rosen, MD

Director of Clinical and Translational Research, Maine Medical Center

Senior Scientist, Maine Medical Center Research Institute

Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine


8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Auditorium E, Rubin Building, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center


Co-sponsored by the Section of Endocrinology and the Department of Medicine

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth


Objectives – Participants will be able to:

  1. Understand the physiology of vitamin D
  2. Learn the evidence base for vitamin D and musculoskeletal outcomes
  3. Clarify the clinical implications of vitamin D testing and treatment


Dr. Clifford J. Rosen is the Director of Clinical and Translational Research and a Senior Scientist at Maine Medical Center’s Research Institute.  His other current positions include Adjunct Staff Scientist at the Jackson Laboratory, and Professor of Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine.  Dr. Rosen is the founder and Former Director of the Maine Center for Osteoporosis Research and Education.  He was the first Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Clinical Densitometry, is the current Editor-in-Chief of The Primer in Metabolic Bone Diseases, and just began a term as Associate Editor for JCEM.  His publications include more than 300 peer-reviewed manuscripts, covering both clinical and basic bone biology.

Dr. Rosen has overseen numerous phase II and III clinical trials, funded both privately and through the NIH.  He is a member of the FDA Advisory Panel on Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs and a former chairperson of that committee.   Dr. Rosen’s research interests include the genetic regulation of insulin-like growth factor relative to skeletal metabolism, PTH as an anabolic therapy, and the relationship between marrow adipogenesis and osteoblastogenesis.

Clifford J. Rosen, MD has stated that he has no financial interests or arrangements in association with this presentation.

Please join the Department of Medicine in welcoming Dr. Clifford J. Rosen to Medicine Grand Rounds.

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*PLEASE NOTE:  Credit will only be awarded for written evaluations submitted within 1 week of conference date.

** The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education programs for physicians.**

** The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center designates this live activity 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. **

For more information, contact:
Lara Judd

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