JointHealth™ express   November 2, 2010

"Own Your Health" St. Paul's Hospital Community Forums

Join medical experts from Providence Health Care for monthly community forums at St. Paul's Hospital. The forums are free and take place on the third Wednesday of every month. Each month features a different health topic.

This month the topic is osteoarthritis, presented by Dr. Rhonda Shuckett, a Clinical Associate Professor of the Department of Medicine in the Division of Rheumatology at the University of British Columbia.

This talk will be of interest to those affected by osteoarthritis – whether living with it themselves or having a family member who does. Items of discussion include:
  • Major risk factors of osteoarthritis
  • Ways to reduce the risk
  • Suggestions for how to lead healthier and more functional lives
  • Highlights of ongoing research
  • The latest in treatment options
Questions from the audience will be welcomed.

Let's Talk About: Osteoarthritis
Thursday, November 17, 2010
7:00 – 9:00 pm (doors open at 6:30)
Lecture Theatre, Level 1 Providence Building
1081 Burrard Street

For more information and to register, please email your name and contact information to or call 604-806-8495.