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 are listed below. Click on the orange link to be taken to each meeting's Eventbrite page for more information and to register for your FREE place. 

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

APRIL 2018

13 April: Exeter AHP Network Meeting

18 April: Leeds AHP Meeting

24 April: WOAG 2018 DXA Meeting

24 April: Sutton Coldfield AHP Meeting  

26 April: Chester le Street AHP Meeting

27 April: Bath AHP Meeting 

(Cancelled): Colchester AHP Meeting  

 

MAY 2018

(Postponed): Mansfield AHP Meeting - please attend your next nearest meeting

11 May: London AHP Meeting

 

JUNE 2018

Date tbc: North West AHP Meeting - details to follow 

 

JULY 2018

12 July: WOAG Bones Cymru (Clinical Conundrums) - details to follow 

 

SEPTEMBER 2018

18 September: Midlands Joint AHP Meeting - details to follow 

Date tbc: WOAG Skills and Knowledge Workshop (Hot Topics) - details to follow 

 

OCTOBER 2018

5 October: Bedford AHP Meeting - details to follow 

11 October: Chester le Street AHP Meeting

12 October: London AHP Meeting  

18 October: Brighton NOS Support Group Study Day - details to follow 

Date tbc: South Bucks Support Group Study Day - details to follow 

 

NOVEMBER 2018:

6 November: Leeds AHP Meeting

 

DATES TO BE CONFIRMED: 

Autumn: Ipswich Falls and Bone Health Study Day 

 

 

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. 

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If you have any queries about the Network or registration, please contact: Ellen Devine at e.devine@nos.org.uk