• Professor Cyrus Cooper, Director of the MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit at the University of Southampton, last week delivered the keynote address at the Academy of Medicine, Singapore, on ‘Osteoporosis – from paediatric days to geriatric times’.

    During the visit he was invited to a discussion on UK-Singapore research collaborations at Eden Hall, the residence of His Excellency Mr Scott Wightman, UK High Commissioner to Singapore.

    He also gave an interview on BBC World News, addressing recent advances in the risk assessment and treatment of osteoporosis.