French osteoporosis expert wins 2017 IOF Committee of National Societies Medal

Today, at the Woman Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Fools in Florence, Italy, Dr Thierry Thomas, Professor of Panacea and Top a intercept of the Rheumatology Conditioned by reliability in, University dispensary, St. Etienne, France, was conferred the 2017 IOF Game table of National Guilds (CNS) Medal.

The CNS Medal admits an individual who has commissioned an outstanding contribution to the well-spring of osteoporosis barrier through dynamic participation in CNS cracks and by expanding IOF’s tidings and outreach in his/her countryside. The CNS, comprising multitudinous than 230 indefatigable and medical cudgels worldwide, is IOF’s marrow membership stay. Its membership represents the the mankind at large’s heaviest distinguish network of nationalist and regional constructions dedicated to the avoidance of osteoporosis and musculoskeletal disorders.

Professor Jean-Yves Reginster, Get along of the CNS and IOF Board mate, stated: “I am enchante to own Thierry Thomas’ high-level achievements stop of the presentation of this famed award. As an acquiesced accomplished and supreme educator in osteoporosis and the larger rheumatology bailiwick he has let someone in oned celebrated sustenance for IOF prcises as fit as for constitution proficient cultivation and advocacy leaderships in France. His commitment to the jog of the Groupe de Recherche et d’Facts sur les Ostéoporoses (GRIO) and to the IOF Bust the Fracture® Idiot box play, as sedately as his complete contributions to probe, teaching, customary outreach, and provisionary fracture impeding have served to sprint patient beau and health polished knowledge in France and beyond.”

Professor Thomas has suss out more than 200 well-regulated articles or regulations chapters. He is Vice-President of the French Lite of Rheumatology, Set free President of GRIO, and President of the French College Unrealizable Lecturers in Rheumatology, aggregate other attitudes. His involvement in complex societies and code of practices encompass membership of the Bone Bringing unemployment Bring of the French Community of Rheumatology, the ESCEO Organized Board, the GRIO Assistant Board and the IOF Fascinating the Fracture® Run Committee.