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I’m Dr. John Esdaile, Ask Me Anything

 

 

Do you have questions about arthritis?

Join Dr. John Esdaile, Arthritis Research Canada’s Scientific Director, for a Reddit AMA “Ask Me Anything” on September 7th at 1pm PDT.  

 

Please click here to view the AMA. 

 

Ask questions about the more than 100 different forms of this disease, prevention, treatments and more. It’s the perfect way to launch into Arthritis Awareness Month.

 

For those who aren’t familiar with AMAs, they are online interviews hosted on Reddit, a social media platform with almost 1.69 billion users. One Reddit user hosts the AMA – in this case, Dr. Esdaile – and others – hopefully you – participate by typing questions.

 

 

Some Facts About Reddit AMAs

  • You need to create an account to participate in an AMA. Go to https://www.reddit.com/ and click “sign up” in the upper right corner.
  • The questions participants ask can be about absolutely anything.
  • The community – people participating in the AMA – vote on the questions they like the most, and those most popular questions rise to the top of the comment section of the AMA.
  • Reddit is comprised of communities called subreddits. AMAs are hosted in the R/IAmA, which stands for “I am A…Ask Me Anything!”
  • You can search for scheduled AMAs in the AMA calendar.

 

Reddit AMA Guide

  • Want to find out more about how to set up your Reddit account or how AMAs work? Click here.

 

Some Popular Past AMAs 

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