25th National Congress of General, Family and Community Medicine of the Spanish Society of General and Family Doctors (SEMG – Sociedad Española de Médicos Generales y de Familia)

25 national congress

25th National Congress of General, Family and Community Medicine of the Spanish Society of General and Family Doctors (SEMG – Sociedad Española de Médicos Generales y de Familia)

The Spanish Society of General and Family Doctors (SEMG) held its 25th National Congress on May 31st – June 2nd, 2018, in Valencia, Spain. The congress, titled ’25 years of Values, Science and Skills’, was attended by more than 2,500 participants.

The symposium: “Osteoarthritis and Comorbidities: the latest evidence of efficacy and safety” dealt with osteoarthritis, highlighting the most important aspects of this pathology in terms of risk factors, treatment and prevention, and the importance of the patient in all the processes that may affect her/him.

OAFI was also present in the congress, informing those present about all our projects to improve the quality of life of people who suffer from osteoarthritis: “Let’s talk about the joint health”, “Expert patient”, “OAFI Woman” and “OAFI Sport”, among others.

We had the pleasure of receiving at our stand Dr. Mercedes Otero, Dr. Antonio Fernández Pro-Ledesma, President of SEMG, Dr. Benjamín Abarca, Director of SEMG, Dr. Juan Antonio Martin Jimenez, SEMG Osteoarthritis Group, and Dr. Carlos Bastida.