Irish Osteoporosis Society Mission Statement:
From the outset, the IOS has been dedicated to reducing the incidence of Osteoporosis, a preventable bone disease in most cases, and promoting bone health. The IOS provides information to the public and health professionals on all aspects of the disease and offers support to people with Osteoporosis and everyone at risk from the disease.
Irish Osteoporosis Vision Statement:
Our vision is that every person in Ireland is aware and proactive against Osteoporosis. Whereby everyone will have access to the latest information, advice and support pertaining to this preventable bone disease.
Irish Osteoporosis Society Goals:
Significantly decrease the number of people affected by Osteoporosis
Increase the awareness of the problem of Osteoporosis
Provide support, advice and information for people suffering from Osteoporosis
Establish a network of local awareness groups
Distribute up-to-date information to doctors and healthcare workers on current methods of prevention and treatment
Encourage research into this area in Ireland