Asociacion Costarricense de Climaterio y Menopausia y Osteoporosis (ACCMYO)

Society Asociacion Costarricense de Climaterio y Menopausia y Osteoporosis (ACCMYO)
Office Address PO Box 1284-2050 Costa Rica
Phone (506) 2487-5202
Fax +506 2283 1169
Geographical Area Covered Costa Rica
Year of foundation 1997
Number of members 105

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

Staff
Representative at IOF Dr. Luis Alberto Escalante Cabezas
Number of staff members 10

Activties
Science/medical Monthly meetings, promotion of menopause clinics, medical rounds in each of the hospitals in San José, educational work with nurses, meetings and conferences, publications
Support local, regional groups Yes
Public awareness and education Publications, meetings, TV and radio, general public advice, newsletter
Lobbying Lobbying hospitals, politicians and health authorities
Fundraising, finance and administration Membership fees