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Osteoporosis Committee of China Gerontological Society

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Office address Osteoporosis Committee of China Gerontological Society
A-05, Yayunhaoting,
Xiaoying Road 9,
Chaoyang District,
Beijing 100101,
Phone +86 10 64936211
+86 10 64985881
Fax +86 10 6474 1972
+86 10 6493 6211

Last updated on 03/20/2003

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Senior citizens climb Precious Stone Hill for WOD

On October 18th in conjunction with World Osteoporosis Day, the Osteoporosis Committee of China Gerontological Society(OCCGS) co-organized with Hangzhou Binuo Biology Technology Co.,Ltd.(China)an event in which nearly 300 senior citizens climbed the Precious Stone Hill. In addition, an educational lecture on osteoporosis prevention and bone strength was in a teahouse on the top of the hill.


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Successful International conference in Xi'an China

The 3rd International Conference on Bone and Mineral Research and 5th International Osteoporosis Symposium was successfully conducted from May 23rd through 27th in Xi’an, China.

Some 500 representatives from 21 countries around the world attended this gathering. Prof. J.Y. Reginster, Chairman of Scientific Committee, Prof. Helmut Minne, Co-chair of Scientific Committee and Prof.Zhonghou Liu, Executive President of Local Organizing Committee, delivered speeches at the opening ceremony on the morning of May 24th.

Distinguished guests on the rostrum at the opening ceremony from the left: Ling QIN,Zhonghou Liu,Dezhang Geng,Liping Zhang,Helmut Minne,J.Y.Reginster and Ling Xu.

Prof. J.Y. Reginster and Prof. Helmut Minne granted Osteoporosis Special Contribution Award to Prof.Liping Zhang, former Vice Minister of Health of General Logistics Department of People’s Liberation Army, and to Prof.Dezhang Geng, former Director of Central Healthcare Bureau, in honor of their contribution to the osteoporosis endeavor in China.


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Elderly people at risk of osteoporosis received special attention at the WOD event held in Beijing, China

Organized by IOF member Osteoporosis Committee of China Gerontological Society, and sponsored by Topsun Pharmaceutical company, the event featured educational lectures by an official of the Ministry of Health and by IOF Chief Executive Officer Daniel Navid and IOF Head of Communications Paul Sochaczewski. Some 300 people, including journalists from leading Chinese media, attended.

Questions from the audience; answers from the experts


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