National Bone Health Alliance
Strong Bones America

Staff

NBHA staff work closely with its member organizations and other experts to implement initiatives, communications, activities and events in support of the Alliance’s vision. Learn more about the NBHA staff.

Debbie Zeldow, MBA

Executive Director (debbie.zeldow@nbha.org

Ms. Zeldow joined the National Bone Health Alliance (NBHA) in 2013 and oversees NBHA’s Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) portfolio including; FLS Demonstration Project, Fracture Prevention CENTRAL, and the FLS Reimbursement Working Group.

Ms. Zeldow has more than 20 years of experience in non-profit management, forging partnerships and collaborations, policy and program development, and marketing.  Prior to joining NBHA, Ms. Zeldow was Chief Operating Officer for the Alliance for Aging Research where she defined the organization's strategic priorities and positions on key issues, developed its programmatic portfolio, and managed its operations. Prior to her position with the Alliance, Ms. Zeldow held staff positions with the American Institute for Cancer Research and the National Association of County and City Health Officials. Ms. Zeldow holds a M.B.A. from the Johns Hopkins University and a B.A. in Communications from The American University.

 

Andrea Portillo, MPH

Marketing, Membership and Fundraising Manager at the National Bone Health Alliance (andrea.portillo@nbha.org)

Ms. Portillo joined the National Bone Health Alliance (NBHA) and the National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) in 2014. She works to maintain memberships and marketing efforts for NBHA and NOF. She also works on projects such as the FLS consults and ongoing studies. Ms. Portillo holds a MPH from Nova Southeastern University and a B.S. in Health Sciences from the University of Central Florida.

Member spotlight

American Society for Bone and Mineral Research

American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) - the premier professional, scientific and medical society that brings together clinical and experimental scientists involved in the study of bone and mineral metabolism. The Society has a membership of nearly 4,000 scientists and physicians. The ASBMR mission is to promote excellence in bone and mineral research, foster integration of clinical and basic research, and facilitate the translation of that science to health care and clinical practice. ASBMR hosts the premier annual scientific meeting, and publishes the field's highest impact journal and textbook.