Research

The Division of Rheumatology at The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) has a very active and productive research program, with studies conducted in a variety of areas. These studies are funded by both federal and provincial organizations such as The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and The Canadian Initiative for Outcomes in Rheumatology Care (CIORA), as well as private and public partnerships. The studies are multi-disciplinary in nature with collaboration locally, nationally and internationally, resulting in several presentations at national and international meetings, as well as several annual publications. Specific areas of research include, but are not limited to: 

  • Long-term Outcomes and Qualify of Life
  • Physical Activity
  • Pain
  • Imaging Studies
  • Transition to Adult Care
  • Peer Mentoring
  • Knowledge Translation
  • Incidence and Outcomes in JIA - Associated Uveitis

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