A Message from the President

On behalf of the Board of Directors, I would like to welcome you to the Arthritis Health Professions Association website. 

We are a dedicated group of health care professionals, researchers and administrators from across Canada who are passionate about improving the care of people with rheumatic diseases.  We collaborate with other professional and patient organizations to provide optimal care and quality of life for every Canadian living with arthritis.

I encourage you to explore our website to learn about the many benefits of belonging to a national organization that is dedicated to health professionals interested in arthritis care. Member benefits include:

  • monthly email Newsbrief with updates from the board, current news and articles related to arthritis care, and links to educational and professional opportunities
  • New for 2020 – access to the Journal of the Canadian Rheumatology Association: Between the Covers
  • Educational webinars throughout the year
  • Annual pre-course with engaging and inspiring speakers
  • Awards - Research grant, Exceptional Service and Clinical Innovation

Networking with like-minded professionals is a valuable benefit for our members.

Check out our Facebook page  www.facebook.com/ahpaconnect   and don’t forget to follow us on Twitter www.twitter.com/ahpaconnect (@ahpaconnect)  for the most recent updates and information.

Thank you for visiting our website. I look forward to continuing the valuable work of AHPA and to connecting with our members, partner organizations and other health professionals or patient groups interested in arthritis care. 

Please contact me at president@ahpa.ca if you have any questions or suggestions.

Anne MacLeod
AHPA President