Arthritis Research Canada, the largest clinical arthritis research institution in North America , continues to grow with its newest centre located at McGill University .
Drs. Deborah Da Costa , Michal Abrahamowicz , Susan Bartlett and Marie Hudson will join the new location and bring with them a collective and extensive knowledge of arthritis research.
Dr. Da Costa's area of study focuses on the connection between mental health and chronic illness. Dr. Abrahamowicz' research involves the development of new, flexible statistical methods for survival analyses. Dr. Bartlett has done extensive research on behavioural factors (like exercise, diet and medication adherence) and their impact on health outcomes in patients with inflammatory arthritis. And Dr. Hudson's expertise is systemic autoimmune rheumatic diseases.