VANCOUVER, Sept. 27, 2016 /CNW/ - The 10th annual public forum Reaching Out with Arthritis Research (ROAR) brings together a panel of leading edge research scientists and arthritis experts to share their latest learnings and discoveries. Arthritis Research Canada's Arthritis Patient Advisory Board is pleased to host this interactive event "in person" at the Ismaili Centre, Burnaby, BC or via online webcast. Join us this Saturday October 1st from 9:30am to 12:30pm (PDT) to learn more about the latest in arthritis research. It's your opportunity to ask questions!
With rapid changes in access to health care information and health technologies, managing chronic disease is becoming more collaborative and patient-centred. Speakers and their topics include:
- Dr. Linda Li: Using Your Activity Tracker Results to Work With Your Health Care Professional
- Dr. Diane Lacaille: You Don't Have To Quit: Working with Inflammatory Arthritis
- Dr. Claire Barber: A Patient's Guide to Managing Cardiovascular Risk in Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Dr. Hyon Choi & Sharan Rai: Better Control of Your Gout - What you can do now
- And more…
For the complete speaker lineup and to sign up, please visit: www.arthritisresearch.ca/roar
Arthritis Research Canada
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 world-renowned rheumatologist, Dr. John Esdaile, ARC's scientific team of 70 are creating a future where people living with arthritis are empowered to triumph over pain and disability. Arthritis Research Canada is dedicated to leading research in arthritis prevention, early diagnosis, treatment and quality of life issues.
SOURCE Arthritis Research Canada
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