The Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance (CARRA) is a North American organization of pediatric rheumatologists who are committed to advancing the health and quality of life of children living with rheumatic disease and arthritis and who have joined together to answer critical clinical research questions. The mission of the alliance is to prevent, treat, and cure rheumatic diseases in children and adolescents through fostering, facilitating, and conducting high-quality research.
The CARRA Registry is a network of CARRA pediatric rheumatology research centers across North
America dedicated to catapulting the
field of pediatric rheumatology research to the level of performance
necessary to realize dramatic improvements in the outcomes and quality
of life for all children with rheumatic disease.
Through the creation of a unifying, scalable informatics infrastructure and the engagement of families, patients, and communities, The CARRA Registry will provide the opportunity for affected children at every CARRA clinical research site to participate in high-quality clinical and translational research.
The Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance