Current research

The focus is on some rheumatic diseases that are common in our population.

Patient oriented research

  • To improve the care for patients with rheumatoid arthritis
  • To improve the management of low back pain by exercises and sports
  • To improve the treatment of gout


Laboratory research

  • The genetics of gout and how it is controlled
  • Uric acid and its effects on human health
  • The link between osteoarthritis and calcium crystals
  • A form of childhood arthritis that is poorly understood




For the first time, Nathalie Busso and Véronique Chobaz show their stunning photos from rhumatology research in a collective show, together with 7 other artists.

Benefit from the sale of the photos will go the the RMR Foundation

7th - 16th November 2013

CAR'ART Galérie d'art, Emil Frey SA Centre Automobile Romand

Opening: 7th November 2013, from 6 - 9 pm

Meet the artists/researchers on opening night or Sunday afternoon, 10th November, from 1.30 - 5.30 pm

Invitation and details