In this webinar, Dr. Felicity Braithwaite will talk about some of the negative myths around osteoarthritis. These myths can prevent people with osteoarthritis from living their best life and reaching their goals. Dr Braithwaite will talk about the science that busts these myths. She will also highlight some of the new non-surgical research that has shown positive results!
Speaker bio: Dr Braithwaite is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of South Australia. She is passionate about improving the lives of people with painful osteoarthritis by partnering with consumers to produce meaningful, impactful solutions. She is the inaugural John Stuart Colville Fellow (via Arthritis SA) – this research translation fellowship supports her consumer-driven osteoarthritis research. Via this fellowship, Dr Braithwaite is working to improve societal knowledge and understanding about osteoarthritis and, therefore, its management.