IOF News

September 22, 2016
IOF President John A. Kanis receives Lifetime Achievement Award in China; Cyrus Cooper, President Elect and Chair of the CSA, is appointed Deputy Lieutenant of Hampshire in the UK.
September 19, 2016
ASBMR-IOF session during the ASBMR 2016 Annual Meeting in Atlanta
September 15, 2016
¿Habla Español? Join the next CTF webinar - to be held in Spanish - and learn how to get recognition for your fracture liaison service.
September 12, 2016
Thunderclap IOF call to action
IOF launches a global 'Thunderclap' - calling on people to flood social media channels with a call to 'Love your bones' on World Osteoporosis Day
September 8, 2016
World Osteoporosis Day 2016 banner
View and share the new ‘Love your bones – protect your future’ video and help spread the message of osteoporosis prevention.
September 7, 2016
A long-term study shows that 200 minutes, as opposed to 60 minutes, of moderately intense physical education classes per week result in significant bone benefits in girls.
August 31, 2016
Cada mes un profesional de la salud responde 5 preguntas y cuenta en qué consiste su trabajo y cómo cuidar de la salud ósea. Hoy el Dr. Oscar Brunetto
August 30, 2016
Exclusive IOF pilot course aims to help bone specialists identify and manage rare genetic disorders of bone; applications are accepted until October 1, 2016.
August 23, 2016
Review on use of FRAX in assessment guidelines finds that fixed or age-dependent thresholds are more effective in identifying individuals at high risk of fracture than the use of BMD alone, however the intervention thresholds must be country-specific.
August 17, 2016
IOF Regionals 6th Asia-Pacific Osteoporosis Meeting
Leading osteoporosis meeting in the Asia-Pacific region offers opportunity to earn continuing medical education credits.