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Alpha Omicron Pi Fraternity Named 2014 Jingle Bell Run/Walk Corporate Chair
Alpha Omicron Pi Fraternity Named 2014 Jingle Bell Run/Walk Corporate Chair
April 7, 2014
The Arthritis Foundation today named Alpha Omicron Pi Fraternity (AOII) as the national sponsor... read more
Arthritis Foundation Awards Rep. McKinley Advocacy Leadership Award
March 24, 2014
Award presented at the Arthritis Foundation’s annual Advocacy Summit. read more
Arthritis Foundation Announces New Walk Name and Logo
Arthritis Foundation Announces New Walk Name and Logo
February 3, 2014
The Arthritis Foundation has unveiled a new name and logo for its signature fundraising walk... read more
Arthritis Foundation Bestows Highest National Awards
December 2, 2013
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More Americans Limited by Arthritis Pain
More Americans Limited by Arthritis Pain
November 7, 2013
Nearly one in ten adults says joint pain impacts daily activity. read more
Get in the Holiday Spirit with the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
Get in the Holiday Spirit with the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
November 1, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run/Walk returns this holiday season to raise funds to... read more
Arthritis Foundation Launches Health Insurance Marketplace Toolkit
Arthritis Foundation Launches Health Insurance Marketplace Toolkit
October 1, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation launched an online toolkit today to help individuals with arthritis... read more
Arthritis Foundation Names President and CEO
Arthritis Foundation Names President and CEO
September 23, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation names Ann M. Palmer as president and CEO of the national organization. read more
Study Finds Bill to Protect Patient Access to Medically Necessary Treatments Would Have Negligible Impact on Insurance Premiums
Study Finds Bill to Protect Patient Access to Medically Necessary Treatments Would Have Negligible Impact on Insurance Premiums
September 10, 2013
The Coalition for Accessible Treatments released a study on the impact of insurance premiums. read more
Arthritis Foundation Awards $1 Million Grant to Stop Arthritis After ACL Tears, Sports Injuries
August 29, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation awarded a $1 million, multi-institutional grant that could revolutionize... read more
Massage Envy Spa and Arthritis Foundation Host 3rd Annual Healing Hands for Arthritis Event
Massage Envy Spa and Arthritis Foundation Host 3rd Annual Healing Hands for Arthritis Event
August 19, 2013
Healing Hands for Arthritis Event To Take Place Sept. 18. read more
Advocacy Win: Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Pediatric Rheumatologist Loan Forgiveness
July 17, 2013
A FY 2014 spending bill provides $5 million for sub-specialty program. read more
Arthritis Common in Children but Often Misdiagnosed
Arthritis Common in Children but Often Misdiagnosed
July 2, 2013
This July, the Arthritis Foundation is launching ads featuring MLB player Jimmy Rollins... read more
White House Highlights Innovative Research
White House Highlights Innovative Research
June 20, 2013
The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy will highlight innovative arthritis... read more
Meagan Fulmer Named Chief Development Officer
May 21, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation announces the appointment of Meagan Fulmer as chief development officer... read more
Arthritis Foundation Launches Public Awareness Campaign in Conjunction with Arthritis Month
Arthritis Foundation Launches Public Awareness Campaign in Conjunction with Arthritis Month
May 1, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation is announcing a new multiyear public awareness campaign in conjunction... read more
John Vernachio Named Vice President of Research
John Vernachio Named Vice President of Research
April 16, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation announces the appointment of John Vernachio, Ph.D. as vice president of... read more
FDA Director Receives Arthritis Foundation Award
FDA Director Receives Arthritis Foundation Award
March 5, 2013
The Arthritis Foundation presented Janet Woodcock, M.D. of the FDA with the Floyd B. Odlum Making... read more
Senator Al Franken receives 2013 Advocacy Leadership Award
Senator Al Franken receives 2013 Advocacy Leadership Award
March 5, 2013
Senator Franken (D-MN) received the 2013 Advocacy Leadership Award this week in Washington, D.C.... read more
Arthritis Foundation Statement on Joint Cost Allocation
February 8, 2013
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Arthritis Foundation Supports Legislation Reintroduced in Congress Would End Specialty Tier Cost Sharing
February 7, 2013
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Get in the Holiday Spirit with the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
Get in the Holiday Spirit with the Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis
November 1, 2012
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Move to Improve Arthritis
October 11, 2012
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Massage Envy and Arthritis Foundation Host Healing Hands for Arthritis
August 6, 2012
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A New Symbol Identifies Easy to Use Products
May 24, 2012
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Arthritis Foundation Calls for Efforts to Boost Physical Activity Among People with Arthritis
May 16, 2012
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