Championing the Fight for a Cure.
Delivering on Discovery
We are leading the way in finding new and better diagnostics and treatments. With the help of our researchers, partners and donors we are making huge strides, and we’ll continue to fight until every person with arthritis can say “yes” to a pain-free life.
Lee C. Howley Sr. Prize for Arthritis Scientific Research
David Felson, MD, MPH, is the recipient of 2020 Lee C. Howley Sr. Prize for his significant contributions to arthritis research.Learn More
Improve Outcomes for Children with Rheumatic Diseases
The Arthritis Foundation partners with CARRA on The Registry, a tool to help answer important questions about these conditions.Learn More
OA Drug Development Workshop Presentations & Papers
Presenters discussed many aspects of osteoarthritis and development of drugs to treat it, including its epidemiology, challenges to assessing disease progression, potential biomarkers, difficulties of evaluating long-term benefits to the patient and challenges to achieving FDA approval. View and download the supporting presentations below.Learn More
Accelerating New Treatment
Participate in Arthritis Clinical Trials
We are actively recruiting patients to participate in our studies and help amplify the FDA treatment approval process. Search for arthritis-specific clinical trials based on arthritis type and location.Learn More
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