• 2018 End of Year

    December 21, 2018

        2018 HIGHLIGHTS This was a big year for the Osteoarthritis Action Alliance. We launched our StandUp2OA campaign, expanded the dissemination (or delivery) of Walk With Ease to organizations in 19 states, revamped our website to be more user-friendly and more!  We have a lot of exciting projects in the works … Continued


  • Quarterly Newsletter: July- September 2018

    October 26, 2018

    Quarterly Newsletter: July – September 2018 Highlights and updates of OA Action Alliance activities from this past quarter. Alliance Highlights Blog Feature with NCOA!  In July, Dr. Mary Altpeter, OAAA Program Manager for Walk With Ease (WWE) published a blog article entitled “How Walking Can Ease Arthritis Symptoms” on the National Council … Continued


  • Quarterly Newsletter: April-June

    July 20, 2018

    Quarterly Newsletter: April- June 2018 In this Issue Alliance Highlights StandUp2OA Note from the Director and Chair Upcoming Events Take Action Now! Alliance Highlights Congrats to our 2017 Walk With Ease Mini-Grant Recipients! Our first round of grantees have completed their project period and we appreciate the work they have … Continued


  • 2017 in Review: Growth and Accomplishments

    December 22, 2017

    Thank you all for a fantastic year. We have made great strides in many of our goals and objectives. We have a lot of exciting projects in the works for 2018, but first we want to reflect on all we have accomplished this year.   Conferences Active Living Research American … Continued


  • Quarterly Newsletter July-September 2017

    October 13, 2017

    Alliance Updates Communication Highlights Round 2 of our Mini-Grant Program is up and running! We sent out a Request for Applications (RFA) on July 5th. We requested an Email of Intent by August 15th and applications will be due on October 16th. We look forward to reviewing the applications and … Continued


  • Quarterly Newsletter April-June 2017

    July 20, 2017

    Alliance Updates Communication Highlights Congrats! We are excited to announce 2 additional grantees as a part of our 2017 mini-grant program to expand Walk with Ease: Reading Hospital Trauma Program and Farmington Valley and Torrington Area Health Districts. You can read all of our grantee profiles on our website. May was … Continued


  • Quarterly Newsletter January-March 2017

    April 20, 2017

    Quarterly Highlights January-March 2017 In This Issue: Alliance Updates Communication Highlights Notes from the Chair and Director Upcoming Events Take Action Now! Alliance Updates Communication Highlights Congrats! We are excited to announce 3 additional grantees as a part of our 2017 mini-grant program to expand Walk with Ease: Fayette County … Continued


  • Happy New Year from OAAA

    January 1, 2017

                The OA Action Alliance has had an incredible journey in the two yearssince management of the Alliance was transferred to UNC. We have grown by leaps and bounds and diversified our membership; greatly expanded our e-newsletter offerings, revamped our website, and cultivated a large … Continued


  • Quarterly Newsletter – Volume 2, Issue 3

    October 28, 2016

    OA Action Alliance Quarterly Newsletter View this email in your browser Facebook Twitter Website Quarterly Newsletter – Volume 2, Issue 3 In this issue Welcome Upcoming Events Stay Connected with Us Workgroup Updates Take Action Now! Notes from the Chair  Looking back over the last 3 months, the Osteoarthritis Action Alliance … Continued


  • Quarterly Newsletter- Volume 2, Issue 2

    July 14, 2016

    OA Action Alliance Quarterly Newsletter View this email in your browser Facebook Twitter Website Quarterly Newsletter – Volume 2, Issue 2 In this issue Welcome Upcoming Events Stay Connected with Us Workgroup Updates Take Action Now! Notes from the Chair The Osteoarthritis Action Alliance had a very busy and productive quarter. … Continued