The Arthritis Newsletter
The Arthritis Newsletter is produced quarterly by the Arthritis Patient Advisory Board (APAB) to keep the public informed of advances in arthritis research and to share related stories.
It is written by people like you and me to bring arthritis research to life.
The Arthritis Newsletter: Summer 2017
Big Data: Accessing Existing Health Databases to Advance Health Research
Have you ever wondered about the term “Big Data”? Does it sound like a risk to the security of your health data? Not at all! We sit down with Natalie McCormick, a researcher with Arthritis Research Canada to discuss the use of Big Data in research.
2017 ARThritis Soirée Raises a Record Breaking $390,000 for Arthritis Research
The 5th annual ARThritis Soirée was a record-breaking evening for Arthritis Research Canada. The Roof at the Hotel Vancouver was awash in purple as the signature cocktail event unfolded and an incredible $390,000 was raised to advance leading edge arthritis research.
The Patient’s perspective: What it’s Like to Attend The Canadian Rheumatology Association Conference as a Patient
As patients, attending scientific conferences is not only beneficial for us, but for the researchers as well. Our perspective provides additional insight into the impact and direction of current and future research.
Tips and Tricks for Summer Fun
We all look forward to summer and the hot weather and holidays. In order to be prepared, follow these tips and tricks to help you enjoy the summer and stay healthy!
Arthritis Guide To Surviving Music Festivals
Be comfortable, safe and prepared when planning to attend a music festival with this survival guide.