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Scientific Council for Osteoporosis and Skeletal Diseases

General Information
Board
Contact Details
Staff
Membership
Services Provided
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General Information

Geographical area covered Syria
Year of foundation 1999
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Board

Chairman Dr. Hikmat Abou Samra
President Dr. Hikmat Abou Samra
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Contact Details

Office address Scientific Council for Osteoporosis and Skeletal Diseases
31 Baghdad St.
Damascas
Syria
Phone +96311 4457208
Fax +96311 4441415
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Staff

Chief Executive Dr. Gemma Adib
Representative at IOF Dr. Hikmat Abou Samra
Number of staff members 3
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Membership

Number of members 13
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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 Lectures, workshops with practitioners, hospital doctors and nurses, several meetings a year and with other societies
Lobbying Lobbying hospitals, politicians and health authorities
Public awareness and education Brochures, data sheets, general information, 5-6 meetings per year, publications: densitometry, updates, treatments, exhibition material (booklets, leaflets)
Fundraising, Finance and administration Funds from commercial corporations
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Last updated on 07/17/2002

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