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OBRI Publications June 21, 2019

The OBRI is excited to share our latest publications: Frailty and risk of osteoporotic fractures in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: Data from the Ontario Biologics Research Initiative. Impact of Concomitant Use of Disease Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drugs and Methotrexate Administration Route … Continue reading (Read more)

2019 Annual European Congress of Rheumatology June 5, 2019

OBRI is honoured to be included in the scientific program at the 2019 Annual European Congress of Rheumatology in Madrid, Spain (June 12-15, 2019).  The following scientific posters will be presented in Madrid: Development of an Algorithm for the Classification … Continue reading (Read more)

Trailblazing Women in Arthritis

On International Women’s Day on March 7, 2019, Dr. Claire Bombardier (OBRI principal investigator) was recognized by The Arthritis Society (TAS) as one of Canada’s Leading Women in Arthritis research. Dr. Bombardier is the inaugural recipient of a lifetime achievement … Continue reading (Read more)

Join us for the 6th Annual OBRI Conference on May 3, 2019 April 24, 2019

We are delighted to invite you to attend the 6th Annual OBRI Conference on Friday, May 3rd, 2019.  This meeting brings together OBRI investigators, researchers, industry partners, research coordinators, government representatives, interviewers, patients and patient advocates from across Ontario. Meeting … Continue reading (Read more)

OBRI Patient Newsletter now online April 12, 2019

The 2019 issue of OBRI Patient Newsletter, In the Loop, is now available online!  Catch up on the latest OBRI news. In the Loop, April 2019, Vol. 7   (Read more)

OBRI at the Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA) Annual Scientific Meeting March 20, 2019

OBRI researchers presented their latest findings in Montreal at the Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA) Annual Scientific Meeting (February 27-March 2, 2019).  This annual meeting showcases the latest research of the Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA) and the Arthritis Health Professions Association (AHPA) members and … Continue reading (Read more)

2018 Annual European Congress of Rheumatology and American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meetings

The OBRI was pleased to present our latest research at both the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology Congress of Rheumotology (EULAR) in Amsterdam, NL, June 13-16, 2018 and the American College of Rheumatolgy (ACR) Annual Scientific Meeting in Chicago, IL, … Continue reading (Read more)

2018 OBRI Patient Newsletter Now Online March 20, 2018

The 2018 issue of In the Loop, which celebrates the 10th Anniversary of OBRI, is now available online OBRI In the Loop Newsletter_Vol. 6_March 2018. Also included is the special insert OBRI at 10 years_ OBRI In the Loop Insert_Vol. 6_March … Continue reading (Read more)

OBRI to present latest research at Canadian Rheumatology Association Annual Scientific Meeting February 21, 2018

This week OBRI researchers will present their latest findings in Vancouver at the Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA) Annual Scientific Meeting (February 21-24, 2018).  This annual meeting showcases the various research endeavours of the Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA) and the Arthritis Health … Continue reading (Read more)

SAVE-THE-DATE: 2018 OBRI Annual Scientific Meeting – Friday, May 11, 2018 February 7, 2018

To our valued OBRI partners – don’t miss our Annual Scientific Meeting on Friday May 11th, 2018 9-5pm. Location: Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport, 3311 Caroga Dr, Mississauga, Ontario. Each year our Scientific Meeting brings together a network of arthritis stakeholders across … Continue reading (Read more)