The vision of the Global Alliance (an initiative of the World Health Organization) is a society where prevention, treatment and care of people with musculoskeletal disorders is of a high standard and consistently accessible in order to improve the health-related quality of life for people with, or at risk of, musculoskeletal disorders.
The mission is to
- to reduce the burden and cost of musculoskeletal disorders to individuals, carers and society
- to promote musculoskeletal health and musculoskeletal science worldwide
This award recognises the exceptional contribution Dr. Haldeman has made to promoting this mission, work that is much appreciated by the International Coordinating Council of the Global Alliance for Musculoskeletal Health of the Bone & Joint Decade.
Click here to read the letter from the Global Alliance for Musculoskeletal Health of the Bone & Joint Decade