CTF NEWS : JUNE 2016

New: Get help in establishing your Fracture Liaison Service (FLS)

Do you know an institution which needs help in implementing a Fracture Liaison Service (FLS)?

IOF now offers financial support to help candidates learn from FLS experts in their countries. Contact us if you are interested in spending a day with an FLS expert or, as a National Society, if you are interested in organizing a workshop on FLS implementation.

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Check out: the next CTF webinars in different languages

The success of our last CTF webinar in Japanese shows that there is growing interest in FLS and the Capture the Fracture® programme in Japan – a country with a large ageing population in urgent need of secondary fracture prevention. Held in collaboration with the Japanese Osteoporosis Society, the webinar saw 487 registrations, with 235 participants attending live.

More webinars are planned in different languages including Italian (June 14), Spanish (Sept. 27), German, and Polish. View the past webinars, or register for upcoming webinars here.

If your national/local society would like to organize a webinar, please contact us.

FLS Spotlight: Successful showcase of FLS at the WCO-IOF-ESCEO, Malaga

IOF would like to thank all of you who were present at the WCO-IOF-ESCEO congress in Malaga where the CTF FLS network was well represented. The CTF booth -  where your FLS were represented on two big Maps of Best Practice -  was buzzing with activity throughout the 3 days! New FLS had the possibility to sign up to the network and add their institutions to the map. We look forward to receiving FLS questionnaires from new countries such as Macedonia, Philippines, India,etc,…