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8th Fragility Fracture Network (FFN) Global Congress 2019

Aug 28 - 30, 2019   |   Oxford, England  United Kingdom
Organized by : MCI Deutschland GmbH
Specialties : Orthopedics
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8th Fragility Fracture Network (FFN) Global Congress 2019 is organized by MCI Deutschland GmbH and will be held from Aug 28 - 30, 2019 at Oxford University Examination Schools, Oxford, England, United Kingdom.

Target Audience:
• Orthopaedic surgeons
• Trauma surgeons
• Geriatricians and internists
• Rehabilitation experts
• Osteoporosis experts
• Primary care
• Anaesthesiologists
• Radiologists
• Physiotherapist and other allied health professionals
• Nurses
• Decision makers in health care

FFN 2019 provides a unique platform to learn about new technical developments, state-of-the-art interventions and international research and to interact with leading clinicians, researchers and other professional health workers and stake holders. The FFN Global Congress consists of invited talks from international experts, plenary discussions, interactive update sessions and free papers. With the support of the FFN Regionalisation Committee, national Fragility Fracture Networks are being set-up across the world to enable high-quality multidisciplinary care for all patients with fragility fracture. Therefore, this year’s motto is “Best Care across the World”.

Updates on
Fracture Treatment

• Pain management
• Peri-operative management
• Surgery
• Nutrition
• Nursing
• Rehabilitation after fracture

Geriatrics & Gerontology
• Infection prophylaxis and treatment
• Cognitive impairment
• Co-morbidity management
• Frailty
• Delirium

• Anaemia & transfusion
• Anti-thrombotic prophylaxis
• Blood-thinner management for acute surgery

• Anti-osteoporotic drugs
• Diabetic osteoporosis
• Secondary fracture prevention
• Calcium and Vitamin D supplementation
• New antiosteoporotic drugs
• Osteoncology
• Osteoporosis and antihormonal treatment

Management & Research
• Fast track treatment
• Global knowledge transfer
• Multi-disciplinary approach
• National guidelines, standards and registries
• Research methodology

Our Goals:
• To create a global network of national alliances of fragility fracture activists
• To spread globally the best multidisciplinary practice and systems of care for managing fragility fractures
• To ensure that every fragility fracture becomes an opportunity for systematically preventing further fracture
• To promote research aimed at improving the quality of fragility fracture care
• To generate political priority for fragility fracture care in all countries
In the next five years, the FFN strategic focus will be to facilitate national (or regional) multidisciplinary alliances which lead to:
• Consensus guidelines
• Quality standards
• Systematic performance measurement for the care of older people with fragility fracture

Speakers: Matthew Costa, Xavier Griffin, Lauren Beaupre, Jeffrey Carson, Antony Johansen, Paolo Falaschi, Hannah Seymour, Cathie Sherrington

Time: 8:00 am - 1:30 pm

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Paolo Falaschi
Paolo Falaschi


Antony Johansen
Antony Johansen


Hannah Seymour
Hannah Seymour


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Registration Desk

Contact No. : +4930204590
+49 (0)30 204590
Abstraction date:
April 09, 2019


Registration Type Due Date Price
Participant Late Fee 29 Jul,2019 EUR 417.00
Nurse / Allied Healthcare Professional Late Fee 29 Jul,2019 EUR 300.00
Student Late Fee 29 Jul,2019 EUR 183.50
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Venue Address

Oxford University Examination Schools
75 - 81 High St
Oxford, England, United Kingdom

Official Hotel

St Antony's College,

62 Woodstock Rd,

Oxford, England, United Kingdom OX2 6JF,

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Session Details

Session Topic Start Time End Time Location Description Speakers

Workshop Details

Title Start Time End Time Workshop Fee
Nurses Workshop Fee 31 Dec 06:00 PM 31 Dec 06:00 PM EUR 25
Physio Workshop Fee 31 Dec 06:00 PM 31 Dec 06:00 PM EUR 25
Regionalisation Workshop Fee 31 Dec 06:00 PM 31 Dec 06:00 PM EUR 25
Hip Fracture Audit Workshop Fee 31 Dec 06:00 PM 31 Dec 06:00 PM EUR 25
Orthogeriatrics Workshop Fee 31 Dec 06:00 PM 31 Dec 06:00 PM EUR 25

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