Simple Tasks is a public awareness campaign by the American College of Rheumatology that strives to increase awareness of rheumatic diseases and the work of rheumatologists, as well as implement public policy in the U.S.
Just as oncologists treat cancer and cardiologists care for the heart, rheumatologists are the specialists trained to diagnose and treat rheumatic diseases. Rheumatologists treat over 100 different forms of rheumatic diseases.
Join the rheumatologist and rheumatology health professional members of the American College of Rheumatology and Americans in fighting the devastating effects of rheumatic diseases. There are many ways to get involved.
The Simple Tasks video series explores a variety of topics for patients and caregivers who want to learn more about rheumatic diseases. Explore our library of videos and you’ll learn about the impact of rheumatic disease, what to do when diagnosed with rheumatic disease, when to see a rheumatologist, how to advocate on behalf of your health and see what real patients have to say about their experience living with a rheumatic disease.