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What you'll learn in this expert session

Scientific research is steadily revealing the role that this important substance potentially plays in modulating chronic disease. Recently, the importance of Vit D has been revealed regarding susceptibility to respiratory tract infections and hence Covid 19. There are even possible links with regard to cancer risk. Prof Ebeling is a leading expert on Vit D, he will describe some of the fascinating evidence and clinical implications.

About the Expert

Professor Peter Ebeling AO

Professor Peter Ebeling AO is Head, Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Sciences at Monash Health, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University. He was inaugural Director of the Australian Institute of Musculoskeletal Science (AIMSS). In 2015, he was made an Officer of the General Division of the Order of Australia for distinguished service in the field of bone health. He is Medical Director of Osteoporosis Australia; Board Member, International Osteoporosis Foundation; Past-President, Endocrine Society of Australia; Past-President of the Australian and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society; and Councillor, American Society of Bone and Mineral Research, only the third Australian to be elected. He serves on the NHMRC Research Committee from 2015-2018.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    A) How to Complete this Course

    • Instructions

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    B) Topic: Vitamin D, Coronavirus, and other Non-Bone Diseases

    • Summary and learning objectives

    • Video presentation (21 mins)

    • Quiz: test your learning (10 mins)

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    C) Documentation Your CPD Here

    • CPD Documentation and Reflection Activity Tool

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