Erase The Pain Partners
is a proud supporter of Erase the Pain. Their investment will help bring Canadians together in a sense of common cause to seek a cure, to boost care and to build a community where people receive the support and information they need. ALEVE® is recommended at a twice-daily dose of 220 mg and works to treat pain quickly where it starts. With just one pill, ALEVE® offers up to 12 hours of relief from daily pain and stiffness of arthritis, including morning stiffness, and arthritis pain at rest, on passive motion, on weight bearing and pain experienced day or night.
Canadian Rheumatology Association
The 500 plus members of the Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA), hailing from all provinces and territories, are leaders in providing compassionate and high quality care to Canadians living arthritis. The CRA will lead the charge to raise $2 million over five years to help recruit and inspire a future generation of frontline clinicians and researchers. By attracting top medical students to the field of rheumatology, the CRA and The Society will increase access to care for the 4.6 million Canadians who live with arthritis.
A research-based pharmaceutical company in Pickering, Ontario, Purdue Pharma (Canada) (www.purdue.ca) is committed to improving patient health and well-being, by developing innovative medicines and supporting quality education for the safe use of its products.
Purdue Canada is a recognized leader in research and development of products for the treatment of moderate to severe pain. Its portfolio of products also includes medication for the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
Purdue Canada is part of a privately-owned global network of independently-associated companies, including Purdue LP, Mundipharma, Napp and Rhodes. Purdue began business operations in Canada in 1956 in Montréal. In 1958, the company moved to Toronto and relocated to its present headquarters in Pickering, Ontario in 1990. Today, Purdue employs more than 350 people across Canada and has full research, clinical, regulatory, manufacturing and commercial capabilities.
Ontario Rheumatology Association
The Ontario Rheumatology Association (ORA) pursues excellence in arthritis care in Ontario through leadership, advocacy, education and communications. The ORA will join the CRA to help lead the charge to raise $2 million over five years to help recruit and inspire a future generation of frontline clinicians and researchers. By attracting top medical students to the field of rheumatology, we can increase access to care for the 4.6 million Canadians who live with arthritis.
Rogers TV is a proud media sponsor of The Arthritis Society and the Erase the Pain campaign, helping to raise awareness of arthritis issues through their network of 41 community channels located in Ontario, New Brunswick and Newfoundland. Every year, staff at Rogers TV work with thousands of volunteers to produce engaging and exclusive local programming for Rogers’ 2.1 million cable television customers.