EULAR Centres of Excellence in Rheumatology Research

EULAR collates a register of the top research centres in European rheumatology with a three-fold goal: To develop a group of first-class research centres for active researchers, to enable exchange of fellows' research projects, and to link with Brussels.

A designation is valid for 5 years (beginning and ending in June), after which time a centre can reapply for prolongation.

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2023 Application for EULAR recognition

EULAR invites centres of rheumatology research in Europe to apply for recognition as a "EULAR Centre of Excellence in Rheumatology Research" for the period 2023-2028.

Applying units are expected to reach at least 400 impact factor points over the last 5-year period for published original research as the main contributor, as defined in the guideline document.

To apply, download the application guideline 2023 document under Related Information on this webpage.

Related Information
List of EULAR Centres of Excellence in Rheumatology Research Winners 

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Call opening  01 February 

Call closure on  13 April, 23:59 CET

Application Guidelines

Applications will be reviewed based on the guidelines established by EULAR 

Read the Application Guideline for EULAR Centre of Excellence in Rheumatology Research period of 2023-2028  here.

Application Samples

The layout of application documents must follow these samples:

List of staff members
List of references