The III International Congress for Patients with Osteoarthritis 2019, organized by the OAFI, the Osteoarthritis Foundation International, is going to take place on October 3rd, 4th and 5th in the Axa Auditorium in Barcelona, as a part of the International Day for Rheumatic Diseases (12 October). The event has free and limited access.
This annual international event, which focuses on osteoarthritis patients, is a meeting place for patients, medical experts, scientific societies, public administrations, research and development centers and other entities involved with osteoarthritis.
The sessions are aimed at informing, raising awareness and training on the best practices for the prevention, research, and treatment of this pathology which affects 300 million people worldwide.
The III Congress is focused on Women and Osteoarthritis
Because 2 out of 3 patients with osteoarthritis are women, this congress will be especially focused on osteoarthritis in women.
The objective of this congress is to offer solutions to those suffering from this pathology and improve their quality of life.