OsteoLink is the first global and local social network dedicated
to people with osteoporosis, their friends, families, physicians
and other healthcare professionals in Europe and Australia. It is
the easy way for people who care about osteoporosis to connect
online or in person.
In 2009 a multinational survey of more than 1,600 women with
osteoporosis and physicians identified significant gaps in
osteoporosis communications. To help address these communication
gaps, the International Osteoporosis Foundation, in partnership
with the University of Geneva, has developed OsteoLink. OsteoLink
will be managed and implemented in Australia by Osteoporosis
Australia, a member National Society of the IOF.
We're committed to making OsteoLink the place for improving
osteoporosis communications. As part of that commitment, we are
doing our best to ensure OsteoLink is up-to-date, and relevant to
your local needs in osteoporosis care and management. OsteoLink is
advised by a Scientific Committee of leading osteoporosis experts
from throughout Europe to provide information that can be
OsteoLink is funded by grants from the EU and the Swiss
Confederation through the Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) Joint
Programme on research, Amgen (Europe) GmbH in collaboration with
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and other partners Amgen Australia.
You can tell us what you think about OsteoLink,
please contact [email protected]