Why should you join AHPA?


  • AHPA Virtual PreCourse Registration 
  • Reduced registration for the CRA/AHPA Annual Scientific Meeting
  • FREE Subscription to Canadian Rheumatology Association Journal (CRAJ)
  • FREE Access to CRA Webinars

WEBSITE www.ahpa
A new website is in development to provide “one-stop shopping” for our members:

  • Access to enhanced members’ directory and NEW public directory
  • Employment opportunities
  • Canadian and International Rheumatology event listings
  • Latest news & updates
  • Access to new educational resources
  • Special Interest Groups


  • AHPA OnlineEd: Journal Club, Coffee Chats & Networking, Ask the Expert sessions
  • CRA Webinars
  • AHPA PreCourse and CRA/AHPA Annual Scientific Meeting
  • Canadian Rheumatology Association Journal (CRAJ)
  • Newsbriefs and Newsflashes

Enhancing and/or developing collaborative relationships with:

  • Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA)
  • Arthritis Health Professionals (ARP)
  • Ontario Rheumatology Association (ORA)
  • Arthritis Society
  • Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Arthritis Care (ACPAC) Program
  • GLA:D Canada
  • Arthritis Research Canada
  • Patient Organizations 
    • Cassie and Friends Society for Juvenile Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases
    • Arthritis Consumer Experts
    • Canadian Arthritis Patient Alliance
    • Canadian Spondylitis Association


  • Clinical Innovation Award
  • Awards of Distinction – Extraordinary Service Award and Lifetime Achievement Awards
  • AHPA Awards for Best Abstracts for CRA/AHPA Annual Scientific Meeting