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Muscling in on Arthritis

MUSCLING IN ON ARTHRITIS

A study afternoon of the Norfolk Arthritis Register

Bob Champion Education & Research Building Room 15

Friday 20th November 2015

This event will be of particular interest to researchers, doctors and public health employees with an interest in musculoskeletal epidemiology and interventional programmes.

 

13:30 – 13:55 COFFEE and REGISTRATION

Chair: Prof Alex MacGregor

13:55

Welcome and introduction

 

14:00 – 14:45

Metabolic syndrome and inflammatory arthritis

Prof Ian Bruce, University of Manchester

14:45 – 15:30

Muscle resistance training and arthritis

Prof Andrew Lemmey, Bangor University

15:30-16:15

Gait analysis and the impact of rheumatoid arthritis

Dr Celia Clarke, UEA

16:15 – 17:00

New imaging approaches to osteoarthritis

Dr Andoni Toms, Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital

17:00

Summary and close

Prof Alex MacGregor

 

Limited spaces available.  Please contact karen.durrant@uea.ac.uk to book your place.

CPD points applied for from Royal College of Physicians.