Croatian Osteoporosis Society

Society Croatian Osteoporosis Society
Office Address F. Vrancica 2 Croatia
Phone +385 1 6150 115
Fax +385 1 2388 045
Geographical Area Covered Croatia
Year of foundation 1997 (Feb/98 officially approved)
Organization name in local language Hrvatsko Društvo za osteoporozu
Number of members 250

Services Provided
Patient support groups Yes
Education materials for public Yes
Education materials for doctors Yes

Chief Executive Officer Slobodanka Bolanca, MD
Representative at IOF Dr. Zlatko Giljevic

Science/medical Lectures, congresses, face to face educational work with practitioners, publications, newsletters
Support local, regional groups Yes
Public awareness and education Publications, meetings once a month, TV and radio activities 4-6 / year, newsletter 4/year
Lobbying Lobbying hospitals, politicians and health authorities
Fundraising, finance and administration Funds from donations and commercial corporations, public fund raising, membership fees