Kyiv, Vyshgorodska str., 67 (entrance off Kobzarska str.), 4th floor, room 105        

Professor Vladyslav Povoroznyuk, passed away on June 12, 2021 at the age of 66 years.

He was known as the acting President of the Ukrainian Association of Osteoporosis, President of the Ukrainian Association of Andropause, Menopause, Bone and Joint Disease; the Board member of the International Osteoporosis Foundation; Head of the Ukrainian Division of the European Vitamin D Association (EVIDAS), Head of the Department of Clinical Physiology and Pathology of the Locomotor Apparatus of State Institution «D.F. Chebotarev Institute of Gerontology», NAMS of Ukraine, Director of the Ukrainian Scientific Medical Centre of Osteoporosis, Honoured scientist and technology expert of Ukraine, Member of ACR, ECTS, EMAS, EULAR, ISCD, ISSAM, OARSI, SICOT; the Editor-in-Chief of the “Pain. Joints. Spine”, “Problems of Osteology”, and “International Osteological Journal”, member of the editorial board of “Problems of Aging and Longevity”, “Gerontechnology”, “Gerontologija” (Lithuania), “Medix.Antiaging”, “Ukrainian Rheumatologic Journal”, “Orthopaedics, Traumatology, Endoprosthetics” (Ukraine) journals and others.

International Scientific Symposium 

"Musculoskeletal Diseases and Age"

October 21-22, 2021

Institute of Gerontology’s Anniversary


On Sept 18, 2018, a jubilee meeting devoted to the 60th anniversary of the Institute and 110th anniversary of D.F. Chebotaryov’s birth was held at the SI “D.F. Chebotaryov Institute of Gerontology by the NAMS of Ukraine”.

III International Symposium

«Bone-muscular diseases and age»

(March 12-14, 2018, Lviv, Ukraine)


Holding international symposia ‘Bone-muscular diseases and age’ in Lviv is a good tradition already as every one of them becomes a well anticipated spectacular event for the medical community. Their organization is a result of cooperation by the Ukrainian Association of Osteoporosis, Austrian Society for Bone and Mineral Research and Slovak Society for Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases (SOMOK) and the support by the European Society for Clinical and Economic Aspects of Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases (ESCEO).



Dec 7, 2017

Vienna, Austria


A recent tradition shared by the scientists from the Central and Eastern Europe involved in studying bone and muscular diseases and Vitamin D status is to gather in Vienna on the eve of Christmas celebrations to discuss important initiatives of the year, share their professional experience, present independent findings on the new methods and improved diagnostics and management of bone and muscular diseases. This year the meeting took place on Dec 7. It is also a tradition that the Central and Eastern European Summit on Bone Diseases is organized by the leading Austrian scientists in the field of medicine – Prof. Gerold Holzer (Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Medical University of Wien) and Prof. Heinrich Resch (St. Vincent Hospital, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Medical University of Wien).

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