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Arthritis in the Workforce

 

Did you know that arthritis and musculoskeletal conditions are the most common reasons why people stop working in Canada?

This webinar with Arthritis Research Canada’s Associate Scientific Director, Dr. Diane Lacaille, will help employers

 

  • appreciate the impact of arthritis on employment;
  • learn about the risk factors for work loss and for reduced productivity at work;
  • understand the workplace challenges faced by workers with arthritis; and
  • learn strategies to help workers with arthritis address work-related issues, including discussing disclosure, supporting job accommodations and assessing the need for ergonomic modifications.

For more information on research related to arthritis and employment, please click here

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