Syrian National Osteoporosis Society (SYNOS)

Society Syrian National Osteoporosis Society (SYNOS)
Office Address 31 Baghdad St., Damascas Syrian Arab Republic
Phone +96311 44 12 083
Fax +963 11 44 65 232
Geographical Area Covered Syria
Year of foundation 1999
Organization name in local language الجمعية الأهلية السورية لترقق العظام
Number of members 72

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

Staff
Chief Executive Officer Dr. Gemma Adib
Representative at IOF Dr. Gemma Adib

Activties
Science/medical Lectures, workshops with practitioners, hospital doctors and nurses, several meetings a year and with other societies
Public awareness and education Brochures, data sheets, general information, 5-6 meetings per year, publications: densitometry, updates, treatments, exhibition material (booklets, leaflets)
Lobbying Lobbying hospitals, politicians and health authorities
Fundraising, finance and administration Funds from commercial corporations