Finnish Osteoporosis Association

Society Finnish Osteoporosis Association
Office Address Iso Roobertinkatu 10 B 14 Finland
Phone +358 505 391 441
Fax +358 986 84 4690
Geographical Area Covered Finland
Year of foundation 2004
Number of members 8 member societies with about 3000 members

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

Staff
Chief Executive Officer Mrs. Ansa Holm
Representative at IOF Ms Ansa Holm
Number of staff members 4

Activties
Science/medical Educational courses, collaboration with national scientific institutions
Support local, regional groups Yes
Public awareness and education Publications, meetings, general public advice, newsletter
Lobbying Lobbying health authorities
Fundraising, finance and administration Funds from commercial corporations and health authorities, membership fees