Roland Chapurlat, MD, PhD

The University Claude Bernard-Lyon

Roland Chapurlat is a Professor of Rheumatology at the Université Claude Bernard-Lyon1 and Head of the Division of Rheumatology at Hôpital E Herriot, Lyon, France. He is the Director of the INSERM research unit 1033 LYOS dedicated to research in musculoskeletal diseases. His main research interests are osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, sarcopenia and rare bone diseases such as fibrous dysplasia of bone and osteogenesis imperfecta. He has published more than 340 articles in peer-reviewed journals. He is a member of the Committee of Scientific Advisors of the International Osteoporosis Foundation and member of the scientific advisory board of the European Society for Clinical and Economic Aspects of Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases.