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Research helps us understand why arthritis and musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions occur and the impact they have on our lives. It can also help us develop better ways of treating and managing these conditions. The ultimate goal is to prevent and/or cure them.
Musculoskeletal Australia is committed to supporting consumer focused research which involves consumers as research partners.
As someone living with a musculoskeletal condition you can bring a unique and important perspective to research. Your experiences and knowledge about what it’s like living with a chronic condition, using the health system and the effects your condition has on you – physically, emotionally, psychologically and socially – is invaluable.
By getting involved in research you can share this information and your experiences with researchers.
You can become involved in research as:
Find out more about the current research projects supported by MSK Australia.
If you’d like any further information regarding our research program please contact:
General Manager – Consumer Services
P. 03 8531 8000