Prof. Tania Winzenberg
Tania Winzenberg is Professor of Chronic Disease Management at the University of Tasmania. Her research focuses on the prevention and management of musculoskeletal conditions, including preventing osteoporotic fractures by improving bone and muscle health in childhood and younger adulthood. She is an academic general practitioner with nearly 150 peer–reviewed journal publications in top specialty and general journals, including BMJ and JAMA, as well as being an invited author for the ASBMR’s Primer on the Metabolic Bone Disorders. She has been involved in writing six clinical guidelines for osteoporosis and for chronic disease prevention in general practice. For a decade she has been osteoporosis editor for the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. In 2011, she was one of only 8 primary care researchers globally selected to undertake the International Primary Care Research Leadership Programme at Oxford University, 2011-13 and is a past recipient of the ANZBMS Kaye Ibbertson Award.