Wood Forum 2020 on Hip Health

The 2020 Wood Forum on Hip Health explored the latest research advances in hip health, topics include hip fracture risk and prevention, cannabidiol use for arthritis pain and advances in hip replacement surgery. The event was held online on November 7, 2020.

The Wood Forum is an initiative supported through the Wood Joint Research Fund which honours the memories of Dr. John and Mrs. Christena Wood.

Event program & video timings:
Introduction & emcee: Jon Cornish

(3:25) McCaig Institute welcome address: Dr. Steven Boyd

(11:55) Dr. Emma Billington: “Keeping hip: Tips for preventing bone loss and hip fractures”

(34:10) Dr. Liam Martin: “It’s legal but is it any good: Some thoughts on CBD (cannabidiol) in the management of arthritis”

(56:00) Dr. Rajrishi Sharma: “Let’s get hip! Advances in hip replacement surgery”

(1:19:54) Shannon Falsetti: “Preventing future fractures: An overview of the Alberta ‘Catch a Break’ and ‘Fracture Liaison Service’ programs”

(1:31:45) Q&A Panel Discussion


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