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About Lauren Rivers

University Development Office

OAAA is well represented at upcoming scientific meetings!

Kirsten Ambrose, OAAA Program Manager, is presenting at the Movement is Life Caucus in Washington DC, November 13-14, 2014.
Several […]

Dr. Darin Padua, Vice Chair of the Injury Prevention group, hosts Professor Caroline Finch, Federation University, Ballarat, Victoria, at UNC

Professor Caroline Finch, PhD
Federation University, Ballarat, Victoria
Head of the Centre for Healthy and Safe Sport
Director of the Australian Center […]

The OAAA in the journal Osteoarthritis and Cartilage

Dr. Leigh Callahan and Kirsten Ambrose have written an editorial titled, “Physical activity and osteoarthritis – considerations at the […]

The OAAA’s Dr. Leigh Callahan receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Leigh F. Callahan, Mary Link Briggs Distinguished Professor of Medicine at UNC’s Thurston Arthritis Research Center and Director […]

UNC Thurston Arthritis Research Center to lead Osteoarthritis Action Alliance

The UNC Thurston Arthritis Research Center has been selected as the new home for the Osteoarthritis Action Alliance (OAAA), […]

Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) released new evidence-based guidelines for OA

The Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) released new evidence-based guidelines for the non-surgical treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee […]

Chemical signaling simulates exercise in cartilage cells again

Cartilage is notoriously difficult to repair or grow, but researchers at Duke Medicine have taken a step toward understanding how to regenerate the...
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For Young Athletes, Injuries Need Special Care

Children’s hospitals are expanding programs to care for a fast-growing category of young patients: injured athletes. More than 3.5 […]