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  • Healthcare Champions 2016

    NRAS News | 3 Nov 2016

    On 2nd November, NRAS held its 5th Healthcare Champion awards ceremony in Portcullis House, Westminster with the kind permission of the Prime Minister and NRAS Founding Patron, the Rt. Hon Theresa May. The event was a resounding success with over 80 NRAS Members, healthcare professionals, MPs and special guests attending.

  • Technology project to analyse thousands of personal experiences of rheumatoid arthritis drugs

    NRAS News | 31 Oct 2016

    A new type of academic research will investigate treatment and management of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), by using software to analyse thousands of real life experiences of RA drugs.

  • Improving Lives: The Work, Health and Disability Green Paper

    NRAS News | 31 Oct 2016

    NRAS has been pleased to be a part of the government's Expert Advisory Group on work, disability and health for several months (the EAG comprises a wide range of individuals representing long term health conditions, patient organisations, employers and others). The launch of a new green paper today is an important step towards challenging the attitudes, prejudices and misunderstandings that have become engrained in many policies and minds of employers, within the welfare state, across the health service and in wider society

  • 'Behind the Smile' - an NRAS/ Lilly collaboration

    NRAS News | 26 Oct 2016

    Earlier this year we partnered with Lilly pharmaceuticals to produce a film for World Arthritis Day 2016.

  • NRAS Members' Autumn 2016 Magazine - out now!

    NRAS News | 5 Oct 2016

    Our latest members' magazine has hit the doorsteps. If you're an NRAS member, you should receive your copy this week.

  • NRAS cautiously welcomes big changes to benefit assessments

    NRAS News | 3 Oct 2016

    You may have seen the news over the weekend that speaking ahead of the Conservative party conference, the Secretary of State for Work & Pensions, Damien Green, announced a big change to the assessment process for the Employment and Support Allowance (ESA).

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