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Registered Name: The Arthritis Research Centre Society of Canada / Arthrite-recherche Canada

Business No: 870758547RR0001

Leading Research. Finding Answers. Saving Lives.



Leading Research. Finding Answers. Saving Lives.

Our mission is to transform the lives of people living with arthritis through research and engagement.

Our vision is a future where research-based services, tools and knowledge empower people living with arthritis to triumph over pain and disability.

About Us

Arthritis Research Canada is the largest clinical arthritis research institution in North America. Our scientific director, Dr. Diane Lacaille, is leading a team of over 100 researchers, trainees and staff whose life-changing research is creating a future where people living with arthritis have the knowledge and tools to triumph over pain and disability.

Arthritis Research Canada conducts arthritis research from coast to coast with centres in British Columbia, Alberta, Quebec and Nova Scotia and is affiliated with six major universities: University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, University of Calgary, Université Laval, McGill University and Dalhousie University.

Arthritis Research Canada is leading research aimed at preventing arthritis, facilitating early diagnosis, finding new and better treatments, and improving quality of life.


230-2238 Yukon Street

Vancouver, BC, V5Y 3P2

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