Now accepting applications for the 2017 SAA/Bruckel Early Career Investigator Award.


The Spondylitis Association of America/Bruckel Early Career Investigator Award was designed to recognize outstanding "contributions to the care and understanding of patients with spondyloarthritis." The award winner receives a $20,000 grant from SAA for use in spondyloarthritis research.

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Welcome to the Spondylitis Community.

Spondy What?

Spondyloarthritis affects more people than Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Autism, yet it remains relatively unknown.

MS (400,000)
Rheumatoid Arthritis (1.3million)
Autism (1.5million)
Spondyloarthritis (2.7million)

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Our Mission


To be a leader in the quest to cure ankylosing spondylitis and related diseases, and to empower those affected to live their lives to the fullest.


Could I Have
Spondylitis?

Think your pain may be caused by spondylitis? Watch our new awareness video and take the quiz!

Why Join the Community?

Connect with others because no one should have to face spondylitis alone.

Patient Resources
& Support

The most comprehensive library of spondylitis information and educational materials.

Learn About Spondylitis

Spondylitis is a relatively unknown disease, but it affects 1 in 100 Americans.

How Can I Help?

There are many ways to get involved in the community. Which one’s right for you?

The electronic Spondylitis Update Newsletter


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Recent News

Latest Updates

Psoriatic Arthritis Patients are at Higher Risk for Cardiovascular Disease

Posted December 2017

New evidence, presented by Alexander Egeberg, MD, PhD, University of Copenhagen, and colleagues in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology suggests that patients with psoriasis or any related form of the condition, such as psoriatic arthritis, have a higher risk of experiencing a cardiovascular disease event (CVD) compared to non-afflicted individuals.

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Video

This AS Life Live!

Posted April 2017

This AS Life Live with Dan Reynolds

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We offer a wide variety of resources for members of the spondylitis community, physicians and others who are interested in learning more about spondylitis.

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Spondylitis Association of America

16360 Roscoe Blvd.  Ste. 100
Van Nuys, CA 91406

Email

info@spondylitis.org

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