Newcastle Support Group

The Newcastle group offers the chance to meet other people in your area interested in osteoporosis and gain information and support.

Meetings start at 2pm and are held at: 

MEA House, 5th Floor, Ellison Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8XS (unless otherwise stated)

For further information please contact:

Chairman: Barbara Purvis Tel: 01912814058

Jill Beaumont, Development Manager for Northern England

Telephone 01423 779662, or email

2017 Programme

Monday 13th March 
Osteoporosis and services in Gateshead
Dr Clive Kelly
Consultant Rheumatologist, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead

Monday 12th June
Improving Bone Health and Fracture Prevention Helen Ridley
North East Academic Health Science Network

Monday 11th September
Osteoporosis clinical update
Dr Terry Aspray
Consultant in Metabolic Bone Disease
Freeman Hospital

Monday 11th December
The role of Occupational Therapy
Dawn Tweedy
Occupational Therapy Team Lead
Musculoskeletal Services, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals Trust


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