Asociación Colombiana de Osteoporosis y Metabolismo Mineral (ACOMM)

Society Asociación Colombiana de Osteoporosis y Metabolismo Mineral (ACOMM)
Office Address Cr. 15 # 74 - 15 Oficina 204  Colombia
Phone +57 1 488 4253
Fax +57 1 488 4253
Geographical Area Covered Republic of Columbia
Year of foundation 1993
Number of members 190

Services Provided
Patient support groups Yes
Education materials for public Yes
Education materials for doctors Yes

Staff
Representative at IOF Dr Gustavo Pineda
Number of staff members 10

Activties
Science/medical Educational work with practitioners and hospital doctors, meetings, bulletin four times a year
Support local, regional groups Medellin, Cali, Barranquilla, Cartagena, Bucaramanga, Popayan
Public awareness and education One book of osteoporosis in press, workshops, exhibition material, TV and radio activities
Lobbying Lobbying hospitals and health authorities
Fundraising, finance and administration Funds from commercial corporations and health authorities, membership fees