Austrian Society for Bone and Mineral Research

Society Austrian Society for Bone and Mineral Research
Office Address c/o VMA Austria
Phone +43 1 59988 2119
Fax +43 1 59988 4041
Geographical Area Covered Austria
Year of foundation 1991
Organization name in local language Österreichischen Gesellschaft und für Knochens und Mineralstoffwechse
Number of members 175

Services Provided
Education materials for public Yes
Education materials for doctors Yes

Staff
Chief Executive Officer Dr. Harald Dobnig
Representative at IOF Dr. Heinrich Resch
Number of staff members 9

Activties
Science/medical Educational work with practitioners, hospital doctors and nurses, Annual Austrian Osteoporosis Forum, International Conference on Progress in Bone and Mineral Research, publications, expert interviews on video, exhibition material
Public awareness and education Publications, meetings,  exhibition material, TV and radio, general public advice
Lobbying Lobbying health authorities
Fundraising, finance and administration Funds from commercial corporations (90 %), membership fees