The support of the following sponsors is gratefully acknowledged, without whom this conference would not be possible. All pharmaceutical sponsors provided unrestricted educational grants; additional funding was obtained from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and Memorial University of Newfoundland.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism and Diabetes)
Sanofi-Aventis and Procter & Gamble (Alliance for Better Bone Health)
Discipline of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University
Vice-President (Research), Memorial University