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Osteoporosis Research Center Mission

The Mission of the Osteoporosis Research Center is to contribute to the research, teaching, and service components of Creighton University’s Mission:

  • By serving people at risk, or suffering from osteoporosis;
  • By discovering and disseminating knowledge pertaining to the prevention and cure of osteoporosis;
  • By investigating bone biology with specific references to mechanisms of development of skeletal fragility fractures, and at the same time by using this work as a window on broader biological questions;
  • By providing its research volunteers a safe, scientifically valid experience, by treating them with courtesy and due appreciation for their participation, and by helping them to the extent consistent with it’s research mission; and,
  • By enhancing the personal and professional growth of all members of the team.