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Centre for Prognosis in Rheumatic Diseases

Centre for Prognosis in Rheumatic Diseases

Who we are:

    The Centre for Prognosis Studies in the Rheumatic Diseases consolidates out-patient care, teaching and research diseases within one clinic location.  The Centre uses databank research to focus on long-term epidemiological study of rheumatic disorders, involving long-term observation of clinical features, treatment and its effects on large patient bases over a long period of time.  The Centre staff is headed by Dr. Dafna D. Gladman and  Dr. Murray B. Urowitz.


    Current areas of study include Systemic Lupus

Erythematosus(SLE), with The Lupus Databank Research being one of the largest databanks of its kind internationally, the Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) Research Program, and the Atherosclerosis in SLE (SLICC) Research Program.  


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Current News:  


Congradulation to Dr. Murray Urowitz in receiving the 2017 American College of Rheumatology, Distinquished Clinical Investigator Award. This highly prestigious award is presented annually to a clinical investigator that has made exceptional contributions to the field of rheumatology.

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Unveilling the mysteries of Lupus: Advances in Research give patients new hope - Dr. Paul R. Fortin and Dr. Zahi Touma in National Post on June 26, 2015 Edition

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