Arthritis News - Members' Updates
This is where we post the latest Musculoskeletal and Arthritis news provided by ARMA's member bodies, including reports on policy meetings, healthcare best practice, disease research, fundraising events, patient studies and much more related to musculoskeletal disorders and arthritis. News items posted here are also distrubuted to our subscribers via our ARMA newsletter. If you are interested in receiving updates via email, sign up here.
Branch updates Following on from our World Arthritis Day activities where 30 NASS branches celebrated by Stretching for NASS – you can view the Stretch for NASS Gallery here. NASS is …Read More
PSALV Exhibition in Hollyrood – ‘Under the Spotlight’ PSALV Exhibited in Holyrood from 24th-27th October, showcasing DVDS of their ‘Under the Spotlight’ FILM, which feature patients living with psoriasis and PsA. There was also in a supplement …Read More
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“Overcoming the challenges of getting around with a rheumatic or musculoskeletal disease” Every year EULAR and the Standing Committee for PARE offer the Edgar Stene Prize for the best essay on a previously determined topic. The Stene Prize …Read More
NRAS celebrated its official 10th birthday on 18th October! NRAS celebrated its official 10th birthday on Tuesday 18th October! The year has been packed with events to celebrate this special year such as the Team 10 Skydive, 10th …Read More
Patient Reported Outcome Measure (PROM) Dr Jonathan Hill from Keele University is working on a new patient reported outcome measure (PROM) to help evaluate the quality of clinical services for patients with musculoskeletal conditions, such as back …Read More
Patients in Focus Awards The NRAS Patients in Focus awards are now open for applications. These awards aim to recognize patient-centred initiatives and good practice in the education, treatment and care of people with RA. Applications are invited from teams …Read More
Healthcare Champions Awards NRAS was delighted to announce the 10 winners of their third Healthcare Champions Award in a year of celebrating their 10th Anniversary. The winners, from around the UK, were honoured at a special reception on …Read More
NHS Operating Framework for 2012/13 The Minister of State, Department of Health (Mr Simon Burns): Sir David Nicholson, the NHS Chief Executive, is publishing The Operating Framework for the NHS in England 2012/13 today, which sets out …Read More
The next EULAR Annual European Congress of Rheumatology will take place from 6-9 June 2012 in Berlin. The annual EULAR congresses are now a major event in the calendar of world rheumatology. As have previous congresses during the …Read More
Osteoarthritis at the RCGP Conference Jo Cumming Helplines manager spoke at the Royal College of GPs annual conference in Liverpool on Friday 21st October about the physical and emotional impact of living with OA and how chronic pain affects our Helpline’s …Read More