Bone Research Society

Bringing basic and clinical researchers together since 1950

Current Meetings

Meetings, courses and workshops can be publicised here free of charge. Please complete this details form and email to web@boneresearchsociety.org.

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BRS Events

BRS BRS Clinical training course: Osteoporosis and Other Metabolic Bone Diseases

18-20 March 2019, Merton College, Oxford, UK

This three-day residential training course aims to provide trainees in medical specialties such as rheumatology, endocrinology, care of the elderly, gastroenterology, orthopaedics, respiratory medicine and clinical chemistry with the knowledge and understanding to manage patients with osteoporosis and other metabolic bone diseases. The course is intended to focus on practical issues relating to patient management and is strongly recommended for any trainee who foresees that patients with these disorders will form a significant part of their workload in future. A stimulating interactive format will be employed combining lectures, panel discussions, debates and workshops. Specialist nurses in osteoporosis and falls will also find this course valuable, as well as newly qualified consultants or others wishing to update their knowledge in this field.

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BRS 5th BRS/BORS Joint Meeting

4-6 September 2019, Cardiff

The 5th Joint Meeting of the Bone Research Society and the British Orthopaedic Research Society will take place in Cardiff from 4th-6th September 2019.

Meeting co-chairs Dr Bronwen Evans (Cardiff) and Prof Richie Gill (Bath) are working with fellow members of the meeting committee to put together an exciting programme. Further details on abstract submission and scientific programme to follow in autumn.

Other Events

ISTA 31st Annual Congress

10-13 October 2018, Queen Elizabeth II Centre, London, U.K

Delegates from clinical practice, academia and industry will discuss new and foundational topics in the field of technology in arthroplasty!

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2nd Workshop on Epigenetics and Osteoarthritis

5-6 November 2018, Dublin, Ireland

Abstract submission: 31 August 2018

The aim of the workshop is to encourage engagement and interaction between those working on the epigenetics of osteoarthritis (OA) and those planning on doing so. It is particularly aimed at early career investigators; PhD students, postdocs and fellows who are encouraged to submit an abstract. The focus of invited speakers will be on overview of topics, alongside aspects of methodology, data generation and data analysis.

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6th World Congress on Controversies, Debates & Consensus in Bone, Muscle & Joint Diseases (BMJD)

8-10 November 2018, Bankok, Thailand

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British Geriatrics Society autumn meeting

14-16 November 2018, London, UK

The BGS Autumn meeting will cover the latest scientific research and the best clinical practice in care of older people. Our ageing population is stimulating extensive NHS service redesign to deal with the challenge of caring for larger numbers of older people both in and out of hospitals. This conference will cover core areas of interest to all specialists responsible for the health care of older people in the United Kingdom.

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National Osteoporosis Society

2-4 December 2018, Birmingham, UK

Come together with hundreds of health professionals and world-leading experts in the field of bone health at Osteoporosis 2018. You'll share and hear the latest research and learn about innovative ideas to help you improve your working practices. Everything you need to know about osteoporosis can be found at this conference - with practical learning and insights from over 30 speakers, an exhibition hall packed with the latest ideas, and the very best in industry networking - this is the osteoporosis and bone health event of the year.

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3rd Herbert Fleisch Workshop

17-19 March 2019, Bruges, Belgium

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WCO-IOF-ESCEO

4-7 April 2019, Paris, France

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British Geriatrics Society Spring Meeting 2019

9-12 April 2019, Cardiff

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9th International Conference on Children's Bone Health (ICCBH)

22-25 June 2019, Salzburg, Austria

Deadline for abstracts: 15 February 2019

ICCBH meetings provide an international forum for the presentation and discussion of current basic and clinical science in the field of bone metabolism and bone mass in children, adolescents and young adults.

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Bisphosphonates 2019: Celebrating 50 years

15-17 July 2019, Sheffield, UK

The year 2019 will mark 50 years since the first publication on the biological effects of the bisphosphonates. Since then more than 27,000 papers have appeared on PubMed! We invite you to join us in Sheffield as we celebrate this golden anniversary. The meeting will review developments over the past 50 years, discuss our current understanding and look at what the future may hold.

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5th BRS/BORS Joint Meeting
5th BRS/BORS Joint Meeting

4-6 September 2019, Cardiff

WCO-IOF-ESCEO

4-7 April 2019, Paris, France

Michelle Lawson
Meet the Committee

Michelle Lawson
University of Sheffield
Committee member