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Inaugural IOF Olof Johnell Science Award presented to Professor Harry Genant
Date:4/18/2013

Harry Genant, Professor Emeritus of the University of California San Francisco, has been named the winner of the International Osteoporosis Foundation's (IOF) first Olof Johnell Science Award.

The Award is granted in recognition of extraordinary and internationally recognized contributions to the field of osteoporosis in a scientific or policy implementation area. It was presented at the European Congress on Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis (ECCEO13-IOF), being held in Rome, Italy from April 17 to 20, 2013, by IOF General Secretary Professor Bess Dawson Hughes. She stated, "Harry Genant is internationally renowned as a researcher, author and educator. His work in noninvasive and quantitative imaging methods for osteoporosis, arthritis and orthopaedics has been influential around the world, and he has made important contributions to clinical advances and the development of best practice guidelines."

Named in honour of the late Professor Olof Johnell, the Award will be presented annually by IOF. Professor Johnell achieved a wide breadth of knowledge in metabolic bone disease through a career that focused on basic research in the 1970s, clinical trials in the 1980s, epidemiology and health technology assessment in the 1990s, and health economics and guideline development in the later years of his life. Sought out as a colleague or consultant worldwide, he contributed significantly to the scientific policies of the European Union, the International Osteoporosis Foundation, and the World Health Organization.

Harry K. Genant, MD, is Professor Emeritus of the University of California San Francisco, and Member of the Board of Directors of CCBR-SYNARC, Inc. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois, completed his internship on the Osler Service at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland and later became Chief Resident and Assistant Professor in Radiology at the University of Chicago. In 1974 he a
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