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Bioiberica to present the latest evidence on osteoarthritis at the 26th National Congress of general and family medicine

16 May 2019
Healthcare
  • This event, to be attended by more than 3,000 general practitioners, will be held on 16-18 May 2019 at Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • It will focus on updates in the most frequent chronic diseases in general practice
  • Apart from being present at the exhibitors’ area, Bioiberica will also collaborate with the “osteoarthritis update” sessions

The 26th National Congress of General and familial medicine, hosted by the Spanish Society of general practitioners (SEMG) starts today at Santiago de Compostela. This scientific meeting will be attended by more than 3,000 familial physicians coming from all over Spain. Until next Saturday, the congress will focus on scientific updates on the most frequent chronic diseases at primary care centers, such as osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, diabetes or asthma, among others.

Bioiberica will be present at the exhibitors’ area (booth #20) showcasing their food supplements and prescription medicines for joint healthcare. Our company, with more than 40 years of experience in this therapeutic field, will participate in the “osteoarthritis update sessions” that will discuss the latest scientific evidence in osteoarthritis research. The session is scheduled for Friday, May 17th, at 12:30 at the Compostela Hall of the Palacio de Congresos, and will include the following lectures:

  • Latest evidence on Osteoarthritis research. A practical approach to treatment

Dr. JOSEP VERGÉS MILANO

President and CEO of the Osteoarthritis Foundation International (OAFI)

  • Osteoarthritis and comorbidities. Safety profiles associated to treatments

Dr. JUAN ANTONIO MARTÍN JIMÉNEZ

General and familial physician. Buenavista Healthcare center (Toledo)

  • Native collagen, a new approach to joint healthcare

Dr. CRISTÓBAL ORELLANA GARRIDO

Reumathologist. University Hospital Parc Taulí (Sabadell - Barcelona)

The session will be broadcast via live streaming from Santiago de Compostela throughout Spain.