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SuPRA: Supporting Physical Activity and Reducing Sedentary Behavior in Arthritis

We would like your help to test a new application that is paired with a Fitbit Flex (wireless activity tracker), combined with a physical activity counselling program to help people with knee osteoarthritis (OA) become more physically active in a safe way.

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OPAM-IA: A Physical Activity Intervention

We are inviting you to participate in the OPAM-IA program, which uses Fitbit Flex (wireless physical activity tracker) paired with FitViz (new web application), and physical activity counselling to help people with RA and SLE become physically active in a safe way.

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OPAM-IA: A Physical Activity Intervention

Principal Investigator: Linda Li, Senior Research Scientist of Clinical Epidemiology, BSc(PT), MSc, PhD.

OPAM-IA is a program that uses Fitbit Flex (wireless physical activity tracker) paired with FitViz (new application), and physical activity counselling to help people with RA and SLE be more physically active safely and at their own pace…

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SuPRA: A Physical Activity Intervention

Principal Investigator: Linda Li, Senior Research Scientist of Clinical Epidemiology, BSc(PT), MSc, PhD.

In this study, we will test if a new program can improve physical activity and decrease the sitting time in people with knee osteoarthritis…

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Is ‘Big Data’ a big deal for healthcare in Canada?

Participants will be asked to complete a survey consisting of multiple choice questions. The survey should take approximately 20 minutes to complete.

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OPAM-IA: A Physical Activity Intervention

We are inviting you to participate in the OPAM-IA program, which uses Fitbit Flex (wireless physical activity tracker) paired with FitViz (new web application), and physical activity counselling to help people with RA and SLE become physically active in a safe way.

read more

OPAM-IA: A Physical Activity Intervention

Principal Investigator: Linda Li, Senior Research Scientist of Clinical Epidemiology, BSc(PT), MSc, PhD.

OPAM-IA is a program that uses Fitbit Flex (wireless physical activity tracker) paired with FitViz (new application), and physical activity counselling to help people with RA and SLE be more physically active safely and at their own pace…

read more

You Should Be Taking Your Pills

The World Health Organization says the epidemic of not taking your pills is killing people and costing billions. Dr. Mary De Vera, Research Scientist at Arthritis Research Canada and Professor at the University of British Columbia, has received…

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Become an Arthritis Advocate

  We are currently recruiting new volunteer patient advocates to serve on the Vancouver based Arthritis Patient Advisory Board (APAB) of Arthritis Research Canada. We seek members who represent various forms of arthritis and who are also reflective of BC’s racial...

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A ROARing Success

  The feedback from our ROAR 2016 event in September tells us that everyone who attended either in-person or online using the webinar has no doubt about the value of researchers and patients working together to improve research and to make the results more widely...

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