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Osteoporosis Society of Canada

General Information
Board
Contact Details
Staff
Membership
Services Provided
Activities
 

General Information

Geographical area covered Canada
Year of foundation 1982
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Board

Chairman Robin Fitzgerald
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Contact Details

Office address Osteoporosis Society of Canada
33 Laird Drive
Toronto, Ontario
Canada
Phone + 1 416 696 2663
Fax + 1 416 696 2673
E-mail osc@osteoporosis.ca
Website http://www.osteoporosis.ca
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Staff

Chief Executive Joyce Gordon
Number of staff members 18
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Membership

Number of members 3400 members, 100,000 donors
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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 (guidelines),
Newsletters: Yes
Support local, regional groups Yes
Lobbying Lobbying hospitals, politicians and health authorities
Public awareness and education Publications, meetings, exhibition material, video, TV and radio, exhibition material
Fundraising, Finance and administration Funds from donations, commercial corporations, and health authorities, public fund raising, membership fees
Other sources of funding: Government
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Last updated on 08/26/2002

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