Tag Archives: Fractures

New pharmacy APPOINT Program and the ‘Big O’ campaign

Over 1.25 million Australians have osteoporosis, however, six in 10 people at risk are untreated. Without diagnosis and treatment, a simple fall can lead to loss of mobility and independence[1],[2]. Pharmacists have unique expertise, experience and like GPs and specialists, the role of pharmacy is vital in addressing untreated, unmanaged …

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Osteoporosis chief’s global award

Osteoporosis Australia’s CEO, Greg Lyubomirsky, has won the 2019 International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) President’s Award for his exceptional contribution to the field of bone research. The award, presented at the World Congress of Osteoporosis in Paris on April 5, acknowledges outstanding commitment and contribution to advancing education and awareness in …

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