Participate in Research

recruitmentResearch study participants play a crucial role in arthritis research, and much of the research completed at Arthritis Research Canada is made possible by the generous contribution of time by people like you. There are many opportunities for you to become involved; however, some patients are hesitant because they believe that all research studies are invasive. The truth is that some studies can be as simple as taking a survey, testing an interactive website or having a knee exam. And remember, your privacy and confidentiality are always protected.

 

Opportunities for you to get involved:

 

Employment and Arthritis: Making it Work

We are looking for individuals with osteoarthritis who are concerned that arthritis is or may eventually affect their ability to work.   Purpose of the study: Making it Work is an online program we developed for people with inflammatory arthritis to help them...

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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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Virtual Gout Clinic

A study to see if collaborative care between your rheumatologist, a pharmacist, and a dietician, with the use of electronic health technologies can better manage your gout symptoms.

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