Webinars

Our next webinar: ‘Managing osteoarthritis and osteoporosis’

DATE: 28 June 2017
TIME: 6.00pm to 7.00pm

Topics include:

> Understand the relationship between physical activity and the prevention of osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.
> Understand the types of exercise that have been shown to improve the symptoms and mobility impairment associated with osteoarthritis.
> Understand how to choose the right kind of exercise for optimising both joint health and bone health if you have both osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.
> Understand what kinds of safety precautions are needed to avoid injury or exacerbation of underlying joint problems in the setting of osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.

Guest speaker

Prof Singh

Professor Maria Fiatarone Singh, M.D., FRACP

Professor Fiatarone Singh is a geriatrician, board certified in both Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine in the USA and Australia, holding the inaugural John Sutton Chair of Exercise & Sport Science in the Faculty of Health Sciences, and Professorship, Sydney Medical School, at the University of Sydney since 1999.

Her research, clinical, and teaching career has focused on the integration of medicine, exercise physiology, and nutrition as a means to improve health and quality of life in older adults. She has published extensively and her work has led to dissemination of exercise programs for older adults internationally.

Our webinar series is proudly supported by:

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Registration

Cost

> Members of Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW: $15.00
> Non-members: $25.00

How to register

Click on the registration buttons below or call us on 02 9857 3300 with your credit card details. Registrations close Monday, 26 June 2017.

Please note the following:

> A link with login details will be emailed to all participants the day before the scheduled webinar and again 4 hours prior.
> A recording of the webinar will be available for viewing for the next 30 days after the scheduled session. If you attend the live event, you will also have the opportunity to participate in the question and answer session.

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Upcoming webinars:

For further information on each webinar please click or tap on the ‘+’:

July 2017 - 'Arthritis aids'
August 2017 - 'Anti-inflammatory foods for arthritis'

System requirements (for participants)

> Windows XP, 2000, Vista, MacOS X, Linux and Unix
> Internet Explorer 6.0 or above, Firefox 1.0 or above, Safari 1.0 or above (Google Chrome users please read this document for special instructions about manually enabling Adobe Flash)
> Macromedia Flash 9.0 or above
> 56kbps Internet connection minimum (broadband internet connection recommended)
> Speakers

Please note the following:

> A link with login details will be emailed to all participants the day before the scheduled webinar and again 4 hours prior.
> A recording of the webinar will be available for viewing for the next 30 days after the scheduled session. If you attend the live event, you will also have the opportunity to participate in the question and answer session.

Cancellations and refunds

Please note that as per section 7.2 of our Fees & Pricing Policy, if an event or service does not attract sufficient registrations, fees, sponsorship and/or donations to break even, Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW reserves the right to cancel or postpone the event. In such an event, participants who have registered will be provided with four options:

1) The registration fee may be retained for participation on the revised date.
2) The registration fee may be reallocated to another Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW event or service.
3) A full refund may be provided, with the option to re-register at future events.
4) The participant may choose to allocate the registration fee as a tax-deductible donation to Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW.

Not yet a member?

Did you know, membership entitles you to discounted entry to our range of health promotion events, equipping you with the tools to better manage your condition? You will also have access to a wealth of information and resources, including a subscription to Arthritis Matters magazine, monthly e-Newsletters and discounts in our online shop.

Visit our Memberships page to find out more.

Webinars

Webinars are a fantastic way to hear about ways to improve your health.

We know it’s difficult to attend all the events that you want so we use the latest technology to reach you wherever you are.

Webinars deliver important information about healthy lifestyles, diet, exercise and the careful management of arthritis, osteoporosis and other musculoskeletal conditions.

What’s great is that you can ask questions of the expert live.

A recording of the webinar will be available for viewing for the next 30 days after the scheduled session.

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