UK Allied Health Professional Network

The National Osteoporosis Society UK 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 in the UK.

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; dieticians; and pharmacists.

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.

How to join the Network

The Network is FREE to join. If you would like to become a member, please click the button below.

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Already a member of the network?

If you have any queries about the Network or registration, please contact: Rachel Smith on: 01761 473253  

Delegate 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.

To BOOK your place to attend any of the following meetings please contact:

Rachel Smith on Tel: 01761 473253 

2017 Save the dates


Date: Thursday 14th September 2017
Time: 12:00 – 4:30pm
Venue: Meeting Room 1, Chester le Street Hospital, Front Street, Chester le Street, Durham DH3 3AT

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Date: Tuesday 26th September 2017
Time:   12:00 – 4:30pm
Venue:  Academic Unit of Palliative Care, St Gemma’s Hospice

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Date: Friday 29th September 2017
Time: 12:30 - 16:30  
Venue: Tollards Training Centre, WESC Foundation
The Specialist Centre for Visual Impairment, Topsham Road, Countess Wear, Exeter, Devon EX2 6HA

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Date: Friday 13th October 2017
Time : 12:30 - 16:30
Venue: Voluntary Action Islington, 200A Pentonville Road, London N1 9JP

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Date: Friday 17th November 2017
Time: 12:30 - 16:30   
Venue: Lecture Hall, Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases Upper Borough Walls,
Bath BA1 1RL

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