Navigation Links
IOF-ISCD collaboration to create courses setting highest standards in diagnostic training
Date:4/15/2011

Two leading international organizations in the bone field are joining forces to establish a global series of training courses. The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) and the International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD) have agreed to work together to develop an exciting new series of training courses which will set new standards in health education in the diagnosis and management of osteoporosis.

IOF President Professor John Kanis said, "IOF and ISCD share a joint commitment to providing the highest standard of excellence in osteoporosis diagnostic training for health professionals around the world. We believe that the synergies between the two organizations will allow us to develop a top quality training programme that will serve to raise the standards of knowledge in the field as never before."

The Joint ISCD-IOF Osteoporosis Diagnostic & Management Courses will be held on a worldwide basis, and will offer modules that focus on the principles and practices of osteoporosis diagnostic techniques. The courses will also cover the latest knowledge on physiology, epidemiology, diagnosis and management of osteoporosis.

ISCD President Professor Didier Hans commented, "We believe there are no borders in education and it is our mission to form strategic alliances with those who can contribute to advancing excellence in skeletal health assessment and clinical osteoporosis management. Pilot joint courses were successfully held in Latin America in cooperation with the ISCD's Ibero-American Panel. We now look forward to a successful collaboration with IOF on a worldwide basis and are currently advancing the Course programme with the aim of holding the first international course in the coming months."


'/>"/>

Contact: L. Misteli
info@iofbonehealth.org
41-229-940-100
International Osteoporosis Foundation
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Food safety study of beef trim leads to ongoing research collaboration
2. UK-Vietnam collaboration to improve worlds most important staple food
3. Enhancing nuclear security: Training and international collaboration
4. Sanofi-aventis enters into a research and development collaboration with UCSF
5. Industry collaboration enhances academic science, sociologist finds
6. Biotech collaboration established to commercialize research reagents
7. A collaboration solves the herpes virus protein structure providing new drug therapy directions
8. NTU ramps up collaboration with Israels top university
9. Chinese-German collaboration yields new species of Large Blue butterfly
10. JDRF, Pfizer, Hadassah Medical and the Hebrew University announce collaboration
11. Penn joins international collaboration in government and academics to research soft matter
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/27/2017)... , March 27, 2017  Catholic Health Services ... Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Analytics for achieving Stage ... Model sm . In addition, CHS previously earned ... hospitals using an electronic medical record (EMR). ... high level of EMR usage in an outpatient ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... The report "Gesture Recognition and Touchless Sensing Market by Technology (Touch-based and Touchless), ... published by MarketsandMarkets, the market is expected to be worth USD 18.98 billion ... Continue Reading ... ...      (Logo: ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... YORK , March 21, 2017 ... Marketing Cloud used by retailers such as 1-800-Flowers ... its platform — Product Recommendations and Replenishment. Using Optimove,s ... give more personalized product and replenishment recommendations to ... but also on predictions of customer intent drawn ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)...  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ... the prevention of migraine at the American Academy of ... 22-28, 2017, in Boston . ... including safety and patient outcomes data for galcanezumab in ... in monthly migraine headache days among patients with episodic ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... ... April 20, 2017 , ... ... scientific and clinical research community’s growing body of knowledge during its Eighth ... Gracie Theatre and the adjacent Darling Atrium. During the event, undergraduates, graduate students, ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Prometic Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: PLI) (OTCQX: PFSCF) ... International Liver Congress ("ILC") 2017 of the European Association for ... on the positive effects of PBI-4050 on reduction ... and metabolic syndrome. ... to Dr. Lyne Gagnon, Vice-President of R&D Pre-clinical of Prometic ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... ... , ... Parallel6™ , the leader in mClinical™ technologies for improving patient ... one of the 2017 Top 10 eClinical Trial Management Solution Providers by Pharma ... “We take pride in honoring Parallel6 as one of the top 10 companies that ...
Breaking Biology Technology: