A special session marking the ‘Big Fifty’ anniversary of the Bisphosphonates and what the future holds for this the most widely used class of anti-resorptives after bone building drugs and biologicals have become widely available to prescribe.


Tuesday 14 May 2019
Budapest Congress Center, Budapest, Hungary

11:45 – 11:55

From water softeners to major medicines. Historical highlights
Speaker: Graham Russell, Oxford, United Kingdom

11:55 – 12:05 Treatment of Osteoporosis – New insights into an old story?
Speaker: Erik Fink Eriksen, Oslo, Norway
12:05 – 12:15

Treatment and prevention of bone metastasis – fact or fiction?
Speaker: Robert Coleman, Sheffield, United Kingdom

12:15 – 12:25

Future direction – Where do we go from here?
Speaker: Frank H. Ebetino, Rochester, United States

Interested to hear more ?  Join us in Sheffield for bisphosphonates2019, celebrating this golden anniversary.  The meeting to be held from 15-17 July 2019, will review developments over the past 50 years, discuss our current understanding and look at what the future may hold.