World Osteoporosis Day

Press Centre

Media: mark your calendars for World Osteoporosis Day on October 20, 2017

Whether you work online or off-line, are a journalist, blogger, avid tweeter, scientific writer, work for a magazine, newspaper, scientific publication or the broadcast media, you are a key partner in helping us to raise awareness of osteoporosis.

Tentative dates for press releases planned:

July 30 – launch of WOD campaign
Sept 20 – launch of interactive global calcium map
Oct 20- launch of Osteoporosis Compendium

If you’re a journalist and would like to receive further information about WOD or would like to request quotes or statistics, please contact
You can also be put on our media mailing list to receive advanced information about the campaign.


Contact for more information and to arrange interviews with spokespersons:

Catherine Laverty
Communications & Advocacy Manager
T +41 22 994 01 02
M +41 79 874 52 08