Talk to the ORA

Interested in Kingston?

We’d love to hear from you. Please reach out to our ambassador or contact the ORA Administration Office at If you decide to make the move, we’re excited to offer our resources, support, and guidance to you.

We are excited to offer an Assistance Program for Rheumatology Residents that will connect you with rheumatologists practicing in communities in need, and provide financial grants for you to to visit and meet with local ambassadors so that you can get a hands-on feel for what it’s like to live and work in these areas. Our program applies to any Ontario community in need and is not limited to the communities profiled and showcased on this website.

Talk to Our Ambassadors

If you are a student or resident, you are encouraged to contact the ORA Administrative Office or one of our showcase communities’ volunteer ambassadors. We are happy to assist and guide you in starting your rheumatology career.


Dr. Henry Averns


Dr. Jane Purvis


Dr. Nikhil Chopra

Talk to the Ontario Rheumatology Association (ORA)

Please email the ORA Administration Office at for any questions or requests for information about the RheumCareers initiative. You may also contact the office if you would like to propose content for this website, or if you would like to volunteer as an ambassador for your community.

Ontario Rheumatology Association
12-16715 Yonge Street
Suite 244
Newmarket, Ontario