Fractures E3 Work Package 1 hybrid training event, 21st-31st January 2022. The Gambia, South Africa and Zimbabwe


This in-depth six day workshop was delivered by Fractures E3 Investigators from in-country teams and the Universities of Bristol and Southampton. This hybrid event facilitated the successful delivery of both in-person and online training across all three sites. The event, consisting of day long sessions, and provided each in-country research team with training on study methods, study tools and data management, data collection and recording, sampling, consenting, questionnaires, anthropometry and physical measures, measures and test, bloods and imaging for the vertebral fractures prevalence and in-depth musculoskeletal phenotyping study.