Italian Society of Rheumatology (SIR)

Society Italian Society of Rheumatology (SIR)
Office Address Via Turati 40 Italy
Phone +39 02 65 56 06 77
Fax +39 02 87 15 20 33
Geographical Area Covered Italy
Year of foundation 1949

Services Provided
Patient support groups Yes
Education materials for public Yes

Staff
Representative at IOF Prof. Marco Matucci Cerinic

Activties
Science/medical Educational work with practitioners and hospital doctors, meetings and conferences, newsletters, "Reumatismo" and booklets, exhibition material
Support local, regional groups Yes, Osteoporosis subgroups
Public awareness and education Publications, meetings, exhibition material, general public advice
Lobbying Lobbying hospitals, politicians, and health authorities
Fundraising, finance and administration Funds from donations and commercial corporations, public fund raising, membership fees, personal subscriptions & gains from congresses