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The Arthritis Society has been setting lives in motion for over 65 years, and is dedicated to a vision of living well while creating a future without arthritis. Founded in British Columbia in 1948 by Mary Pack and Dr. Wallace Graham, The Society is Canada’s principal health charity providing education, programs and support to the over 4.6 million Canadians living with arthritis. Since its founding, The Society has been the largest non-government funder of arthritis research in Canada, investing more than $190 million in projects that have led to breakthroughs in the diagnosis, treatment and care of people with arthritis. Investments also support the recruitment and development of rheumatology clinicians, investigators and other health professionals, expanding the capacity of arthritis-related expertise available to support Canadians. As a leader within Canada’s broader arthritis community, The Society conducts research to better understand the impact of arthritis, advocates for progressive arthritis policies, works with stakeholders to promote appropriate standards of care and deliver educational programs to empower those living with arthritis to self-manage their disease. The Arthritis Society is a bilingual national organization with a network of offices across the country.  An 18-member national board provides governance oversight and is responsible for setting the strategic priorities of The Society. The voluntary board includes members recruited from across Canada, as well as representatives from each division. The Society is grateful for the generosity of the many personal, corporate and government donors who support our mission. In addition, we thank the thousands of participants who participate in fundraising initiatives such as The Walk to Fight Arthritis which raised almost $1.1 million in 2015.

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Society conference, meetings and events acts as an excellent bridge between the researchers across the globe. These meetings are wonderful global platform for knowledge exchange, sharing, networking and collaboration. With the similar intention and motive PULSUS through is all set to explore series of Medical Conferences in USA, Europe, and Asia-Pacific and Middle East regions throughout the world during 2017-18. These conferences will focus on different topics such as Cardiology, Dentistry, Dermatology, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Nutrition and  Food safety, Gastroenterology, Immunology, Nephrology, Neurology and Psychiatry, Nursing and Palliative care, Oncology and  Pathology , Ophthalmology, Surgery,  Toxicology,  Paediatrics and many more.

There are numerous Arthritis Societies worldwide, both national and international. However, ESP stands out to be one of the most renowned societies both in Europe or worldwide.  Some of These societies are working on specific topics such as Critical Care Arthritis, Geriatrics, Health Diversity, Mental Health and Psychiatric Arthritis, Nurse Career and Education and Nurse Practitioners etc. Some of the Pathology Societies in different parts of the world are as follows:

American Arthritis Societies: USA is considered to be the hub of research. There are several societies working on different field, out of which almost 80 USA Arthritis Societies and associations are present.  These societies and association are located in California, Florida, Texas, New Jersey and Michigan.

European Arthritis Societies: More than 60 Arthritis Societies in Europe are contributing towards Arthritis research activities through their annual congress, journal and newsletters. Majority of these European Arthritis Societies and Associations are located in Switzerland, UK, Austria, France and Norway.

Asia-Pacific Arthritis Societies:  There are almost 40 Asian Arthritis Societies working on Critical Care Arthritis, Geriatrics, Health Diversity, Mental Health and Psychiatric Arthritis, Nurse Career and Education and Nurse Practitioners. These associations are situated mostly in Korea, China, Japan, Malaysia, India, Russia and Indonesia. These societies were established in different time periods.

Middle East Arthritis Societies: In Middle East almost 40 Arthritis Associations are present. These societies are organizing annual and biannual Arthritis Annual Conferences in Israel, Iran, Turkey, Jordan, UAE and Iraq. Arthritis Societies in Middle East are involved with Critical Care Arthritis, Geriatrics, and Health Diversity as well.

Arthritis Societies Conferences: There are almost 100 Nursing Meetings and conferences which are scheduled by these societies for the year 2016 and 2017 in different parts of the globe. These international Nursing Conferences and Nursing Annual Meetings are intended to bring together all the recent researches, new innovations and findings in a global platform.