Arthritis At Home Episode 65 – The Canadian Spondylitis Association with Wendy Gerhart
This episode of Arthritis At Home features Wendy Gerhart, Executive Director of the Canadian Spondylitis Association (CSA). Wendy talks about how the CSA works to support people living with spondyloarthritis in Canada and what programs and events are in store for the organization in 2021. Wendy also provides highlights from a recent CSA webinar on COVID-19 vaccines for people with spondyloarthritis and shares a number of helpful patient resources.
Wendy Gerhart is the Executive Director of the Canadian Spondylitis Association and has been working with the organization since March 2017. Prior to her current role with the CSA, she spent 26 years in the pharmaceutical industry working in market access and stakeholder engagement in several therapeutic areas including chronic inflammatory conditions. She is passionate in raising awareness of spondyloarthritic conditions and a strong advocate committed to reducing the time to diagnosis and ensuring Canadians have access to the treatments and services needed to improve personal health outcomes and reduce unnecessary burden on the healthcare system.
Check out these helpful resources from the Canadian Spondylitis Association
Canadian Spondylitis Association website – https://www.spondylitis.ca
Support Groups in Canada – https://bit.ly/3s2tWgj
Become a Member of the CSA – https://bit.ly/3jWO0xQ
CSA Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/SPONDYLITISCA/