Dr. James Waddell Receives the Order of Canada

Bone and Joint Canada congratulates Dr. James Waddell on being named a Member of the Order of Canada where he is recognized “For his sustained leadership within the field of orthopaedic surgery and for his dedication to advancing best practices in orthopaedic care across Canada.”...

Bulletin of the World Health Organization (WHO) on the Burden of MSK Conditions Globally

The paper published in the May edition of the Bulletin of the World Health Organization (WHO), entitled “Reducing the global burden of musculoskeletal conditions”, examines the global impact of more than 150 musculoskeletal conditions, including back and neck pain,...

Total Joint Arthroplasty Outcome Measures Tookit

The Total Joint Arthroplasty Outcome Measures (TJAOM) Toolkit Five years of work has culminated in the launch of a toolkit providing resources to help health care providers select, apply, score and interpret outcome measures for patients with total joint arthroplasty (Total Hip...

Call for Action to Invest in Musculoskeletal Health and Control the Burden of Musculoskeletal Conditions

The Global Alliance is seeking the support of your organisation / National Action Network and member organisations in making a Call for Action to policymakers for explicit plans to control the burden of Musculoskeletal conditions. The attached letter explains why there is an...

Pilot project on FIFA 11+ kicks off in Oshawa

Medical practitioners from across Southern Ontario converged on the Oshawa Civic Recreational Complex on Saturday to learn about the FIFA 11+ program. The day kicked off with a dynamic presentation from Dr Darrell Ogilvie Harris of teh University Health Network who provided...

Bone and Joint Canada receives 2013 CIHR-IMHA knowledge translation award

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research’s Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis(CIHR-IMHA) is pleased to announce that Bone and Joint Canada (BJC) is the recipient of the 2013 CIHR-IMHA Knowledge Translation Award. Ms. Eve Adams, Member of Parliament for...