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2021 ARThritis Soirée, Virtual

Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 5:00pm PDT

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The Arthritis Newsletter, Spring 2021

COVID-19 Vaccines: What you Need to Know

2021 ARThritis Soirée

What is Arthritis Research?

Arthritis Patients Patiently Await COVID-19 Vaccine

Meet Rob Appleton, Our New Executive Director

I have a Compromised Immune System. How Could COVID-19 Affect Me?

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Struggling with osteoarthritis?

If you live in Alberta, we're recruiting participants for a study that seeks to gain an in-depth understanding of what matters to people in taking care of their osteoarthritis.

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Have a Say in Arthritis Research

We want patient values to play a role in how researchers design clinical trials and to ensure treatments developed apply to patients who will one day use them.

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Arthritis Research Canada Responding to COVID-19

Important Information and Updates

COVID-19 Research Videos

Vaccine Information

Frequently Asked Questions

Participate in COVID-19 Related Research

Tickets

2021 ARThritis Soirée, Virtual

Enjoy special musical performances by Canadian artists, art and silent auctions, an exclusive prize draw, and more

Support vital arthritis research

Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 5:00pm PDT

Tickets available now!

The Arthritis Newsletter

COVID-19 Vaccines: What you Need to Know

2021 ARThritis Soirée

What is Arthritis Research?

Arthritis Patients Patiently Await COVID-19 Vaccine

Meet Rob Appleton, Our New Executive Director

I have a Compromised Immune System. How Could COVID-19 Affect Me?

Read More

Struggling with osteoarthritis?

If you live in Alberta, we're recruiting participants for a study that seeks to gain an in-depth understanding of what matters to people in taking care of their osteoarthritis.

Learn More

Have a Say in Arthritis Research

We want patient values to play a role in how researchers design clinical trials and to ensure treatments developed apply to patients who will one day use them.

Learn More

Arthritis Research Responding to COVID-19

Important Information and Updates

COVID-19 Research Videos

Vaccine Information

Frequently Asked Questions

Participate in COVID-19 Related Research

Learn More

WHAT WE DO

Arthritis Research Canada is the largest clinical arthritis research centre in North America.

Our mission is to transform the lives of people living with arthritis through research and engagement. Led by Scientific Director, Dr. Diane Lacaille, Arthritis Research Canada’s scientific team of over 100 are creating a future where people living with arthritis are empowered to triumph over pain and disability.

With centres in British Columbia, Alberta and Quebec, Arthritis Research Canada is leading research aimed at arthritis prevention, early diagnosis, better treatment, and improved quality of life.

Hip osteoarthritis is one of the most common joint diseases. It’s believed to be responsible for more than 75 per cent of hip replacements in Canada. Researchers at Arthritis Research Canada have been studying the causes of hip pain to better understand why it occurs. Learn more in the latest episode of the Arthritis Research Education Series

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Ways To Support

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Videos

Informative discussions with patients, doctors and researchers

OUR LATEST RESEARCH

At Arthritis Research Canada, we conduct research that helps people with arthritis continue to live their lives today. What does that mean? Prevention is our top priority, but we are also working to find ways for people with the disease to stay in the workforce, continue doing physical activities they love, manage pain and symptoms and much more.

MEET THE TEAM

Dr. Diane Lacaille

Scientific Director, MDCM, MHSc, FRCPC

Jocelyn Cruickshank

Board of Directors Chair

Rob Appleton

Executive Director