McGill University Health Center


Divisional Seminar

Thursday October 30th, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. in the Ross Conference room (R 4.02)

Susan Bartlett, PhD

“I’m hurting, I want to kill myself ":
Measuring flares in rheumatoid arthritis

Dr. Bartlett is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at McGill in the Divisions of Clinical Epidemiology, Rheumatology and the Respirology (RECRU). Her research focuses on how psychosocial factors, health behaviors and self management influence outcomes across chronic diseases (asthma, COPD and arthritis), measurement of patient centered outcomes, and enhancing communication between providers and patients. Dr. Bartlett is a steering committee member of the OMERACT RA Flare Group and the NIH PROMIS International Initiative.


Dr Nitika Pant Pai was featured in the Globe and Mail  for her development of a self-testing HIV application. 

Click here to read the article. 

Oct 23, 2014     



To participate you must be:

  • pre-menopausal (intervals of 60 days or more between menstrual periods) or post-menopausal (no menstruation for 1 to 5 years)

  • not diagnosed with high blood pressure

  • did not have a hysterectomy

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