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Making medication decisions for family planning and pregnancy among women with rheumatoid arthritis (MOTHERS)


Start and end date: 

September 2019 – TBD  

We are looking for women with rheumatoid arthritis. We’d love to ask about your experiences with making decisions regarding medications during pregnancy.

You are eligible if you:

  • Have rheumatoid arthritis
  • Are 18 – 50 years old
  • Reside in Canada

Why do this research? 

This research will help inform ways to better support women with rheumatoid arthritis as they make important family and pregnancy decisions.

What will be done?

This will involve participation in focus groups in-person or online.  There may also be follow-up interviews over the telephone. We offer a $25 gift card as a small thank you for your time. 

Who is on the research team?

Principal Investigator: Dr. Mary De Vera, Assistant Professor, Research Scientist, Arthritis Research Canada

Co-investigators: Dr. Stephanie Ensworth, Dr. Glen Hazlewood, Dr. Corisande Baldwin, Dr. Neda Amiri, Ms. Laurie Proulx, Ms. Nevena Rebic

Want to participate?


If you would like to take part in this study or seek more information, click here or contact:  


Nevena Rebic

Research Coordinator/Research Trainee

Ph: 604-822-5697

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