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The Arthritis National Research Foundation is thrilled to announce that Britt Johnson has joined the team as the newest part-time employee. She brings her unique perspective as both an arthritis patient and advocate to the foundation, and will be assisting with both marketing and community...

Thanksgiving is a way of life – it’s waking up each morning grateful for another day, for the health of a child, for the one friend you can always count on, for the flower blooming in your neighbor’s yard and for the single ray of...

Kevin Donohue, President of the Arthritis National Research Foundation's Board of Directors from 2011-2014, recently concluded his term as the head of the Board. During his tenure the foundation was named the #1 Charity to Watch by Charity Navigator, maintained it's stellar 4-star rating, received...

$75,000 Grant to be Used for Cutting-Edge Arthritis Research

New York, NY and Long Beach, CA, February 4, 2014 – Dr. George Kalliolias, MD, PhD, a physician-scientist in the Division of Rheumatology at Hospital for Special Surgery, will be honored with this year’s coveted Sontag Fellowship in recognition of his advancement of promising research in rheumatoid arthritis. Dr. Kalliolias was chosen as The Sontag Foundation Fellow from a class of 15 researchers who will be receiving grants from the Arthritis National Research Foundation (ANRF).

In Part 2 of our interview with Dr. Bottini of the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, we continued talking about his rheumatoid arthritis research and the current state of federal funding and why private fundraising is important to fueling young scientists with innovative, new ideas.

Arthritis Now spoke with Dr. Nunzio Bottini, Associate Professor of Cellular Biology at the La Jolla Institute of Allergy and Immunology, about his work in arthritis research and what his latest project involves. Dr. Bottini is also an attending physician in the Division of Rheumatology at the University of California San Diego and received a grant from ANRF six years ago. The doctor also graced the cover of the latest issue