JointHealth™ express   October 13, 2022

Are you interested in participating in a research study? Arthritis Consumer Experts is sharing a research opportunity notice from University Health Network. See below:

You are being invited to participate in a research study that aims to explore how to improve person-centred osteoarthritis care. The research study is being conducted by Dr. Anna Gagliardi from University Health Network (UHN), and it involves a single telephone interview of approximately 20 minutes. During the interview, UHN will ask you for your perspectives, experiences, and recommendations regarding strategies to improve care for immigrant women affected by osteoarthritis.

You are eligible for this study if you:
  • Identify as a woman
  • Have suspected or confirmed osteoarthritis
  • Are aged 40 or older
  • Were born in or have lived in Canada for 10 years or more
  • Can speak and understand English language
  • Represent the following ethno-cultural groups: Caucasian (White European), East Asian (Chinese, Filipino), South Asian (Indian, Pakistani), Black (African, Caribbean)
If you are interested in participating or wish to learn more about the study, please contact Angelina (Angel) Abbaticchio at Please note that information sent by email may be accessible by external parties and therefore not entirely secure. Many thanks for your consideration.