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Latest news and updates

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Low back pain: a major global challenge

22 March 2018

The Lancet has recently published a review series to highlight lower back pain, the leading cause of years lived with disability worldwide and in the UK.

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Identifying priorities for elective orthopaedic surgery research

08 March 2018

We've partnered with the National Institute for Health Research and British Orthopaedic Association to identify priorities for elective orthopaedic research, and would like your help completing a short survey.

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Focus on pain research study day

28 February 2018

We’re pleased to be sponsoring a ‘Focus on pain research study day’ being organised by the British Pain Society and British Society for Rheumatology on Wednesday 7 March at the Royal College of Anaesthetists at Lion Square in London.

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Professor Janet Darbyshire awarded the 2017 MRC Millennium Medal

31 January 2018

Congratulations to Professor Janet Darbyshire, chair of our treatment subcommittee, who has been awarded the 2017 MRC Millennium Medal.

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Connect immune response - call for applications

30 January 2018

Applications are now open for our connect immune response call, a joint call between Arthritis Research UK, JDFR and the MS society, with a deadline of 19 April 2018.

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Starter grants for clinical lecturers - call for applications

24 January 2018

Applications are open for the Academy of Medical Sciences starter grants for clinical lecturers scheme with a deadline of 17:00 on Friday 16 March 2018. We're pleased to support these awards as a partner funder.

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Professor Paul Bacon

23 January 2018

We're saddened to hear the news that Professor Paul Bacon, a long-term supporter of the charity, passed away on Friday 12 January.

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Summer internships at our centre for sport, exercise and osteoarthritis

22 January 2018

The Arthritis Research UK Centre for Sport, Exercise and Osteoarthritis is once again offering summer internships.

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Funding partnership with Cancer Research UK

17 January 2018

We are pleased to announce the research projects that were funded as a result of the immune homeostasis workshop in partnership with Cancer Research UK.

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Estimating the impact of musculoskeletal research

15 January 2018

A new study published in the journal Health Research Policy and Systems has estimated the returns generated by public and charitable investment for musculoskeletal research in the UK.

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