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Swedish Osteoporosis Society

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Contact Details
Staff
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General Information

Geographical area covered Sweden
Year of foundation 1987
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Board

Chairman Prof. Olof Johnell
President Prof. Olof Johnell
Vice President Associate Professor Maria Sääf
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Contact Details

Office address Swedish Osteoporosis Society Professor Olof Johnell
Department of Orthopaedics
Malmö University Hospital
S-205 02 Malmö
Sweden
Phone +46 40 33 10 00
Fax +46 40 33 62 27
E-mail Olof.Johnell@ortomas.lu.se
Website http://www.osteoporos.org
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Staff

Number of staff members 0
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Membership

Number of members 700
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Services Provided

Patient support groups Yes
Education materials for public Yes
Education materials for doctors Yes
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Activities

Science/medical Educational work with practitioners, hospital doctors and nurses, meetings and conferences, publications, newsletter
Support local, regional groups Yes
Lobbying Lobbying politicians and health authorities
Public awareness and education Meetings, video, general public advice, newsletter
Fundraising, Finance and administration Funds from commercial corporations, membership fees
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Last updated on 03/10/2003

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