Strategic plan

Strategic plan NOF, 2016-2020

What is the mission of the NOF?

Provide a forum for the eight national societies for exchange of common Nordic issues.

What are typical Nordic issues?

Evidence-based medicine, education and research (register studies)

How can the NOF be of influence?

  • Develop NOF policy statements on relevant societal topics (aim at the regulators)
  • Publish (in) the Acta Orthopaedica
  • Organize NOF conferences and fora
  • Facilitate NOF educational initiatives (NOF fellowships)
  • Develop new registries (as a blue print), e.g. complication registry

(Adopted in the NOF Joint Meeting May 4-5, 2017, Tromsø, Norway)