National Bone Health Alliance
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Welcome! The National Bone Health Alliance is a public-private partnership that brings together expertise and resources to collectively promote bone health and prevent disease; improve diagnosis and treatment of bone disease; and enhance bone research, surveillance and evaluation.

Member spotlight

United States Bone and Joint Initiative

The United States Bone and Joint Initiative (USBJI) is the U.S. National Action Network of the worldwide Bone and Joint Decade, an international collaborative movement sanctioned by the United Nations/World Health Organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life for people with bone and joint disorders, including osteoporosis, and to advance the understanding, prevention and treatment of these conditions. As a unique, interdisciplinary coalition of organizations, the USBJI connects thought leaders, health care professionals, educators, researchers, industry professionals, patients and patient advocates. It develops collaborative programs and activities, and creates forums to exchange information, build partnerships, and develop consensus on issues of common concern to its members and society at large.

News

2014-03-19

NBHA Clinical Diagnosis of Osteoporosis Working Group Position Paper Published by Osteoporosis International

The group recommends expanding the criteria for making a diagnosis of osteoporosis to include all post-menopausal women and all men age 50 and over who are demonstrated to have an  elevated risk for fracture.

Next event

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 to Saturday, April 26, 2014

Interdisciplinary Symposium on Osteoporosis 2014

The National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) will hold its annual meeting, the Interdisciplinary Symposium on Osteoporosis (ISO14) in New Orleans, Louisiana, April 23-26, 2014.