EULAR Postgraduate Course in Rheumatology
With its postgraduate course, EULAR seeks to update the professional knowledge of young rheumatologists from around the world, whilst giving the participants the opportunity to meet and exchange ideas and experiences.
- Fellows/residents in rheumatology (particularly those preparing for certifying examinations and those who are registered for the on-line EULAR course)
- Clinician scientists in rheumatology
- Newly certified rheumatologists as well as more experienced rheumatologists who need to remain up-to-date in rheumatology and immunology
A unique 3 day (Sunday lunchtime through Wednesday lunchtime) refresher, "crash course", in clinical and experimental rheumatology taught by selected faculty of European experts in a very interactive and cordial environment. Participants have the opportunity to meet the experts in an informal setting and network with trainees and rheumatologists from all over the world.
Interactive workshop sessions
Participants may choose between the following workshops (1 choice)
How to design a clinical trial in rheumatic diseases
How to study adverse events of new therapies
How to design a study to understand risk factors
How to design a study to define critical molecular pathways in a rheumatic disease
And can sign up for these 2 workshops
How to review an abstract
How to write a paper
Please take a look at the EULAR Textbook on Rheumatic Diseases which is available for 135 EUR plus shipment (30 EUR).
17th EULAR Postgraduate Course
23 - 26 October 2016
Prague, Czech Republic
Registration is now open. Follow this link to register
Check the preliminary programme
EULAR course bursaries
EULAR grants 20 bursaries at 700 EUR each to young rheumatologists (below age 40) preparing and presenting their own clinical case during the course.
Applications for bursaries must include:
- Curriculum vitae with date of birth
- List of publications
Please note that you have to be duly registered for the course and have paid in full in order to apply for a bursary. Once a bursary is granted, a reimbursement will be made.
Bursary deadline: 31 August 2016
Apply for a bursary here
Impressions of 2014
More than 80 participants from all around the world shared an intensive study and fellowship experience in 2014.
Read a participants report
To see more photos, click the link to the EULAR Facebook page album here.