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Beinvernd The Icelandic Osteoporosis Foundation

Icelandic women MPs invited to World Osteoporosis Day calcium-rich breakfast meeting

On Monday October 20th Beinvernd, the Icelandic Osteoporosis Society, invited all female MPs to a calcium rich breakfast meeting. Iceland's former president, Mrs Vigdis Finnbogadottir, and Beinvernd's patron and former minister of health and insurance Mrs Ingibjörg Palmadottir, attended the event. Dr. Bjorn Gudbjornsson gave a presentation on Quality of Life and osteoporosis and the society launched its first newsletter. The media was invited for maximum press coverage.

Members of Parliament listen to the presentation on quality of life in osteoporosis given by Dr. Dr. Bjorn Gudbjornsson

Jonina Bjartmarz, Member of Parliament and chairman of the Government Committee of Health takes an ultrasound test.

Dr. Bjorn Gudbjornsson gives Beinvernd's patron, Ms Ingibjorg Palmadottir, a copy of the first society newsletter


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