Janssen Inc. is dedicated to finding the best treatments for unmet medical needs
, as a member of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson. Driven by their passionate pursuit of science, they invest in their own research and development efforts while working to bring ground-breaking ideas, products and services to patients across Canada and around the world.
Through an innovative partnership with The Arthritis Society, Janssen Inc. is committed to serving the arthritis community by supporting several of The Society’s important initiatives:
Development and dissemination of information on the latest therapies
. This will educate people affected by arthritis and health professionals interested in inflammatory arthritis (I.A.) and its treatment. An information paper on Subsequent Entry Biologics (S.E.B.’s) will be developed, posted on The Arthritis Society website an disseminated to the various stakeholders involved in this new drug therapy.
: Supporting a comprehensive education needs assessment with people living with arthritis, health professionals and arthritis community stakeholders to strengthen The Arthritis Society’s ability to provide relevant and useful education information and services to Canadians living with arthritis.
: Develop print materials and video about “Protecting Your Spine” with tips on early diagnosis of Ankylosing Spondylitis in English and French. The video will be in English only. The fact sheets developed will also be posted on The Arthritis Society website.
: Supporting the development and implementation of an educational program focused on helping people with living arthritis better engage in their own care and treatment programs, This will include the videotaping a locally delivered educational forum for viewing on The Arthritis Society website.
t: Janssen’s support for The Arthritis Society’s website revitalization ensures The Arthritis Society’s ability to provide accurate, reliable and personalized information about arthritis online.
: Janssen partners with The Society to provide forums in British Columbia, Quebec, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. For information on upcoming events, please visit the provincial websites.
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