Its with great pleasure that the "Associação Portuguesa de Osteogénese Imperfeita" (Portuguese OI association) and "Fundación AHUCE (Spanish OI Foundation) welcome you in the Congress “OI in 2016" under the theme "Latest developments on Osteogenesis Imperfecta“, that will take place from Thursday, October 6th to Saturday, October 8th 2016, in Lisbon – Portugal.
With a long tradition in welcoming people from all over the world, “Lisboa”, the host city, is among the most coveted tourist destination, and aims to welcome you.
The “Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa - Universidade de Lisboa”, partner of this project and hosting the Meeting, is a recognized center of expertise, with a long term tradition to provide academic and research services for health care providers. Its facilities, designed to meet the needs of participants, provide a pleasant environment integrated just 5 minutes away from the center of the city.
Our International Scientific Committee as prepared a stimulating Scientific Program aimed to highlight the new scientific knowledge and the latest developments on the field of Osteogenesis Imperfecta.
This Congress in inserted in a more global project called "UNbreakable Alliance", that aims to stimulate the cooperation between several stakeholders that struggle with the same common objectives of making the live of people with OI better. This include, patients organizations, health care providers and professionals, industry and families.
In this sense, we are very happy to register you as part of this project, that we are sure, will allow the discussion of several new strategies in the OI field and will improve the networking between specialists and patients organizations.
We look forward to seeing you at the Congress, where we will continue the UNbreakable Spirit of innovation and push the boundaries of Osteogenesis Imperfecta.
The Organizing Committee