Allied Health Professional Network

Providing support and professional development to Allied Health Professionals

The National Osteoporosis Society Allied Health Professional Network has been developed to provide support and professional development to Allied Health Professionals who are specialists working in the field of osteoporosis and/or fragility fractures.

The Network includes:

  • Osteoporosis specialist nurses
  • Fracture liaison/prevention nurses
  • Other specialist nurses
  • Research nurses
  • Radiographers
  • Physiotherapists
  • Falls nurses/prevention coordinators
  • Occupational therapists
  • Health advisors
  • Community matrons
  • Rheumatology nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Dieticians
  • Exercise professionals

 

The network is not intended for generalists or clinicians in the field; it is also not open to employees of pharmaceutical companies or corporate organisations

You must be a health professional currently working in the field of osteoporosis/secondary fracture prevention to attend these events’.

 The main aims of the Network are to offer Allied Health Professionals:

  • Peer support
  • A forum for sharing information and best practice
  • The opportunity to keep up-to-date on current local and national service provision
  • Continuing professional development such as training or educational events led by relevant experts.

Book a place at an AHP meeting near you

Attendees names, job titles and place of work will be made available to attendees, by registering to attend this event you agree to the National Osteoporosis Society using your data for this purpose.

Up-and-coming AHP meetings will be listed below and on the Health Professional Events page.

The meetings are open to anyone working as an Allied Health Professional in the field of osteoporosis, fracture prevention and bone health. 

February 11: Midlands Bone Interest Group, Burton-on-Trent

February 27: Northern Ireland DXA Best Practice Study Day, Antrim.

February 27: AHP meeting, Warrington.

March 8: AHP meeting, Bath

Further information on the below events to follow.

April 30: AHP meeting, London. 

May 16: DXA Staff Network Meeting, Edinburgh.

May 16: DXA Staff Network Meeting, Belfast.

May 16: WOAG Skills & Knowledge workshop, Wales.

May 17: AHP Study Day, Exeter.

Sep 19: WOAG Vertebral Fractures, Wales.

How to join the Network

The Network is FREE to join. By joining the AHP Network, you will receive emails from us to let you know about up-and-coming AHP meetings and other opportunities for your training and development. 

Register Now

If you have any queries about the Network or registration, please contact: Henry Mace at h.mace@nos.org.uk