Japan Osteoporosis Society (JOS)

Society Japan Osteoporosis Society (JOS)
Office Address Nihonbashi-Kobunacho 11-2 Japan
Phone 81 3 5645 8611
Fax 81 3 5645 8612
Geographical Area Covered Japan
Year of foundation 1999
Organization name in local language 日本骨粗鬆症学会
Number of members 1530

Services Provided

Staff
Chief Executive Officer Mr Koichi Suehiro
Representative at IOF Dr. Hairoaki Ohta Dr. Hairoaki Ohta
Number of staff members 3

Activties
Science/medical - Seminars for general practicioners and other various peoples - Publication of brochures including posters, booklets, JOS news, ... - Official journal publication: "osteoporosis Japan" - in Japanese - Activities of specific committee for bone strength and for formulation of guideline of osteoporosis prevention and treatment
Fundraising, finance and administration - Annual meeting of osteoporosis for investigators - Obtain funds and grants from pharmaceutical companies to investigators