Research in Canada

In addition to research being undertaken in BC, there are several high calibre research consortiums in Canada involved in studies focused on scleroderma:

Canadian Scleroderma Research Group, under the directorship of Dr. Murray Baron.

The CSRG maintains a key database of scleroderma patient information used by scleroderma researchers of many disciplines.
To read about some of their published work, please visit:

Scleroderma Research Group of the Center de Hospitalier de l'Universite de Montreal (SRG-CHUM)
Read more about the accomplishments of Dr. Jean-Luc Senéchal and his team by visiting

Hamilton Scleroderma Group (HSG), St Joseph's Healthcare McMaster University
The work being undertaken by this group has wide ranging implications for the future of scleroderma research.

Scleroderma Patient Intervention Network (SPIN)