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Parallel Session: Bone Health in the Cancer Continuum



Dr Andrea Orsey
Associate Chair of Education, Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program, Director, Cancer Supportive Care Program and Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, USA
Session Chair

Dr Margaret Fitch
Professor (Adjunct) Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Canada
Session Chair

Dr Jenneke van Atteveld
Prinses Máxima Centrum voor kinderoncologie, The Netherlands

Dr Beatrice Edwards
Deputy Associate Chief of Staff Geriatrics & Extended Care, Central Texas Veterans Health Administration, Affiliate Professor University of Texas Dell Medical School, USA

Mr Luke Peppone
Cancer Control Researcher, University of Rochester Medical Center, USA

Dr Vinodh Kumar Selvaraj
Radiation Oncologist, Basavatarakam Indo American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, India

Dr Yadav Nisha
Ph.D. Scholar, Medical Oncology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research (JIPMER), India

Asst Prof Schroder Sattar
Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, University of Saskatchewan, Canada


  • Bone Health in Childhood Cancer Survivors with Dr Jenneke van Atteveld
  • Fractures in Adult Patients with Cancer with Dr Beatrice Edwards
  • Oral Proffered Paper 1: Safety And Efficacy Of High-Dose Vitamin D Supplementation For Bone Loss In 164 Breast And Prostate Cancer Patients with Luke Peppone
  • Oral Proffered Paper 2: Palliative Radiotherapy For Painful Bone Metastasis: A Retrospective Analysis From A Tertiary Cancer Center with Dr Vinodh Kumar Selvaraj
  • Oral Proffered Paper 3: Effect of Cytotoxic Chemotherapy on Bone Health Among Postmenopausal Women with Non-Metastatic Breast Cancer. Does it Require Intervention? with Dr Yadav Nisha
  • Oral Proffered Paper 4: Testing the Feasibility and Effects of the Virtual STABLE Program on Reducing Fall Risk Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults with Cancer: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial with Asst Prof Schroder Sattar

Disclaimer: The views and opinions of presenters do not necessarily reflect those of MASCC or ISOO.