Apr 02, 2017 | Awards in 2017

CATCH is proud to inform you about recognition that its research has received in the form of awards in 2017:

  • 2017 Arthritis Health Professional Association Carolyn Thomas Award for the Best Scientific Abstract: Dr. Susan J Barlett for her abstract entitled "Smoking and Excess Weight Attenuate Rate of Improvement over First 3 Years in Early RA: Results from the Canadian Early Arthritis Cohort (CATCH)"
  • 2017 Canadian Rheumatology Association for the Best Research Abstract by Young Faculty (Pediatric): Dr. Lily Lim for her abstract entitled: "Longitudinal Trajectories of the Weighted Lansbury Articular Indices and Standard Joint Counts Are Similarly Correlated with Trajectories of Physical Function in Early Inflammatory Arthritis"
Jul 25, 2016 | Dr. Susan Bartlett on Obesity, Smoking & RA

Dr. Susan Bartlett is a CATCH researcher who recently described her research results that draw important links about RA, obesity and smoking. If you are interested in reading more about Dr. Bartlett's work, you can also click here and scroll down the page to the title that says "How Much of a Barrier is Excess Weight and Smoking for Achieving Sustained Remission in Early RA? Results from the Canadian Early Arthritis Cohort."

Jun 01, 2016 | Dr. Carter Thorne & Ms. Carrie Barnes on Managing RA (click here to see video)

Dr. Carter Thorne, who is a CATCH research and member of the Scientific Advisory Committee, and his patient, Carrie Barnes, talk about the importance of managing RA.