EULAR Centres of Excellence

If you are interested in one of the centres, please contact the Centres of Excellence directly through their published centre link (updates currently in progress).
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2018-2023

Paediatric Rheumatology International Trials Organisation, IRCCS G Gaslini
Clinica Pediatrica e Reumatologia, Università di Genoa, Genoa
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Rheumatology Unit, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre 1, Nijmegen
 

Department of Rheumatology, Diakonhjemmet Hospital, Oslo
 

2017-2022

Department of Rheumatology, Leiden University Medical Center

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Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research and Center of Bone and Arthritis Research, Institute of Medicine, The Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital
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Skeletal Biology and Engineering Research Center University Hospitals Leuven & KU Leuven
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2016–2021

Centre for Musculoskeletal Research, The University of Manchester
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Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charité - University Medicine Berlin, Berlin 
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The Birmingham Rheumatology Research Group
A collaboration between: The University of Birmingham, Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust and University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust
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The Keele University and Haywood Academic Rheumatology Partnership, Staffordshire
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Department of Rheumatology, Ghent University Hospital and VIB Inflammation Research Center, Ghent University
 

 

Department of Internal Medicine 3 and Institute of Clinical Immunology, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg
 

 

Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University Medical Center Utrecht
 

 

Department of pediatrics, Unit of pediatric rheumatology, Wilhelmina Children’s Hospital University Medical Center Utrecht
 

 

 

2015–2020

Service de Rhumatologie B, Hôpital COCHIN, Université Paris Descartes, Paris             
 

 

Leeds Institute of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Medicine
University of Leeds and NIHR Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical
Research Unit Leeds NHS Teaching Hospitals Trust
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Department of Medicine 3, Division of Rheumatology, Medical University of Vienna
 

 

Department of Rheumatology, Center of Experimental Rheumatology, University Hospital Zurich
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Musculoskeletal Research Group, Newcastle University and the Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne
 

 

Department of Rheumatology of the VU University, Academic Medical Center (AMC),  Medical Center and Jan van Breemen Research Institute Amsterdam
 

 

Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics Rheumatology, University of Oxford,  and Musculoskeletal Sciences, Botnar Research Institute, and Kennedy, Institute of Rheumatology
 

 

Department of Medicine, Rheumatology Karolinska, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm
 

 

Musculoskeletal Research Collaboration, University of Aberdeen Scotland
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Musculoskeletal Research Unit & MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust & University of Southampton
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Adults and Children Rheumatology Department, Hôpitaux Universitaires Paris-Sud
 

 

Copenhagen Center for Arthritis Research, Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen
 

 

Liverpool Health Partners, Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Alder Hey Hospital, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust, Department of Musculoskeletal Biology, University of Liverpool
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Center for Rheumatic Diseases, Institute of Infection Immunity and Inflammation College of Medical Veterinary Life Sciences, University of Glasgow
 

 

2014–2019

Department of Rheumatology, University Hospital Montpellier-Nîmes
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Centre for Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases, Dublin Academic Medical Centre
University College Dublin
 

 

Department of Clinical Sciences, Section of Rheumatology Lund University and Section of Rheumatology Skåne University Hospital, Lund and Malmö
 

 

Related Information

2018 Application for EULAR recognition

EULAR invites centres of rheumatology research in Europe to apply for recognition as "EULAR Centre of Excellence in Rheumatology", this time for the period of 2018 - 2023.
Applying units are expected to reach at least 350 impact factor points over the last 5-year period for published original research as the main contributor, as defined in the guideline document.

The application is now closed.