Last updated on 11/11/2003
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Move it or Lose it! - Berlin enthusiastically celebrated World Osteoporosis Day 2005
Senior ballet dancers, women and men at the age of 70 and older. With Rosi Mittermaier, former worldchampion in skiing, and Dr. Jutta Semler, president of the Kuratorium Knochengesundheit e.V.
For World Osteoporosis Day 2005 the Kuratorium Knochengesundheit e.V. initiated a huge public event in Berlin. It was held on Friday, October 21, and conducted by the Kuratorium's president, Dr. Jutta Semler in coopertation with other important umbrella organizations, like the "Berufsverband der Fachärzte für Orthopädie" (BVO, orthopaedic surgeons), the "Osteoporose-Selbsthilfegruppen-Dachverband" (OSD, patient support groups, the Immanual Krankenhaus Berlin (hospital were Dr. Semler is head doctor), the German section of the Bone and Joint Decade (BJD), the "Deutscher Nordic Walking und Inline Verband" (DNV), the Kieser Training GmbH (fitness centres) and the "Berliner Turnerbund" (gym association).
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