Events and Courses 2017

For more information on any of our events please call 07 3857 4200 or email

Rheumatology in Primary Care 2017 - An Update For GPs

The Australian Rheumatology Association (QLD Branch) and Arthritis Queensland invite you to join us for this one-day seminar
Date | Saturday 29th July - 2017
Time | 8:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue | Translational Research Institute – 37 Kent Street, Woolloongabba 4102
Cost  Early bird registrations - $100 until 1st July 2017 ; Standard registrations - $150

Free Webinar - Pain and how to manage it

Date | Thursday 10th August 2017
Time | 6.00pm - 8.00pm
Venue | Online

Join our Health Education Team  to learn more about the causes of pain and techniques to help you better manage it.

Webinars are easy to access and a link to the webinar will be provided to everyone registering for this event.

Our Webinars are a free service funded by the generosity of our donors.

Take Charge of Inflammatory Arthritis
(6 week course)

Dates | Thursday | 17th August, 24th August, 31st August, 7th September, 14th September, 14th September, 21st September
Time | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Venue | Arthritis Queensland, 1 Cartwright Street, Windsor 4030
Cost | Members - Free ; Non-Members - $30

Arthritis Queensland’s Take Charge of Inflammatory Arthritis course is designed to help people living with inflammatory arthritis improve their health and wellbeing. 
This 6 week course is delivered by Arthritis Queensland’s Health Education team and includes interactive presentations, activities and group discussions which cover a variety of topics including:

> The risk factors for inflammatory arthritis
> The disease process of inflammatory arthritis
> Assembling and communicating with your healthcare team
> Medications, supplements and natural therapies
> Physical activity and exercise
> Diet and nutrition
> Pain management
> Emotional and mental health management
> Surgeries