CTF Steering Committee

CTF Steering Committee is composed of global experts in secondary fracture prevention and FLS, who provide expertise and guidance to improve prioritisation, implementation and evaluation of Fracture Liaison Services (FLS) globally.

    The key objectives of the Steering Committee are to:
  • a)

    support national and global prioritisation of FLSs as the most clinically and cost-effective model of care for secondary fracture prevention

  • b)

    support the establishment, development, improvement and sustainability of FLSs that are effective, efficient and deliver a good patient experience.

  • c)

    support dissemination of information on CTF program and FLS implementation

CTF Steering committee Members

Prof. Serge Ferrari
Co-chair
IOF Committee of Scientific Advisors, Co-chair, CTF Program, Division of Bone Diseases at Geneva University Hospital
Switzerland
Assoc. Prof. Kassim Javaid
Co-chair
Lecturer in Metabolic Bone Disease, Honorary Consultant Rheumatologist - NDORMS, University of Oxford
United Kingdom
Prof. Kristina Åkesson
Member
Department of Orthopaedics Malmö - Malmö Skåne University Hospital
Sweden
Prof. Thierry Thomas
Member
Head of Rheumatology Department - St-Etienne University Hospital
France
Prof. Goemaere
Member
Department of Rheumatology and Encocrinology - Ghent University Hospital
Belgium
Adjunct Assoc. Prof. Paul Mitchell
Member
School of Medicine University of Notre Dame Australia and Honorary Departmental Senior Research Fellow, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences, University of Oxford, UK
United Kingdom
Dr. Philippe Halbout
International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF)
Chief Executive Officer
Switzerland
Anastasia Soulié Mlotek
International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF)
CNS & CTFP Projects Leader
Switzerland
Eric Brûlé-Champagne
International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF)
Capture the Fracture® Coordinator
Prof. Cyrus Cooper
IOF President
International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF)
United Kingdom
Prof. Nicholas Harvey
IOF CSA Chair
Professor of Rheumatology and Clinical Epidemiology, MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton
United Kingdom
Prof. Willem F Lems
CTF Steerco Member
Amsterdam Rheumatology and Immunology Centre (ARC) VU University Medical Center, Department of Rheumatology
The Netherlands