Congresses

Together with the International Osteoarthritis Foundation (OAFI), Football Club Barcelona (FC B) and Ferrer International laboratories, the Barça Players Association participates in a clinical study aiming to combat osteoarthritis and to contribute to research, prevention and treatment of this disease. The football clubs Atletico de...

We participated in the First Cellab Symposium of Regenerative Medicine: "Applications in cell therapy" where Dr. Josep Verges highlighted:"the importance of prevention in all risk groups: childhood, athletes, women and seniors, the key role of the informed/empowered patient in both prevention and treatment processes and...

The International Osteoarthritis Foundation (OAFI), a non-profit organisation which aims to improve quality of life for people with osteoarthritis and publicise actions for the prevention and treatment of osteoarthritis, alongside the University of Barcelona’s  Service of Development of Medicines (SDM), which aims to promote innovation...

 The second annual meeting of the OA Task Force led by the International Osteoarthritis Foundation (OAFI), the Arthritis Foundation, was held on 9 October at CosmoCaixa, Barcelona, ​​with the participation of the Pan-American Association of Rheumatology Associations (PANLAR), the Spanish League of Rheumatology (LIRE), the...

The OAFI Foundation has organized the 1st International Congress of Patients of Osteoarthritis in CosmoCaixa More than 150 million patients have been represented by the most important associations of rheumatological diseases patients at international levelTaichi session On October 9th and 10th, the International Osteoarthritis Foundation...

Both entities agree to promote the prevention and treatment of osteoarthritis in sportmen, professional or amateur, from infancy to adulthood The collaboration agreement has been presented in the framework of the First International Congress of Patients of Osteoarthritis, organized by OAFIDr. Gil Rodas and...

On Saturday, September 2, the President of the Osteoarthritis Foundation International (OAFI), Dr. Josep Vergés, participates in the Second National Symposium of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis of Colombia which be held in the Great Auditorium Compensar in Bogota.Empowered PatientsUnder the title "Patient Communities: Challenges and...

Osteoarthritis Foundation International (OAFI) together with other patients’ associations that treat rheumatologic diseases recognized worldwide are meeting next 9th and 10th of October to find solutions to osteoarthritis It is estimated that 242 million people have osteoarthritis in the world and the number of patients...