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Rheumatic Disease Awareness Month PSA is Finalist for Top Public Relations Award

February 13, 2017|News|

The Simple Tasks campaign is excited to announce that we have been named a finalist by the PR News Nonprofit PR Awards program for Best Public Service Announcement. Don’t Ignore the Signs, featured actress Jennie [...]

How Can We Make Life-Saving Drugs More Affordable for Patients?

December 13, 2016|News|

On November 17, 2016, the Coalition for Accessible Treatments held a Congressional briefing that focused on high out-of-pocket drug costs and potential policy solutions to increase patients’ access to life-saving therapies. The briefing was hosted [...]

Greetings from Incoming Government Affairs Chair Dr. Angus Worthing

November 16, 2016|News|

Hello patient advocates! Dr. Angus Worthing here, the new chair of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Government Affairs Committee! As a practicing rheumatologist in the Washington, D.C. area, I have over a decade of [...]