Upcoming EULAR educational events

by Garreth

Dear colleagues,

We would like to bring to your attention the below EULAR courses and educational events.

During the year of EULAR’s 70th Anniversary, we offer some special courses and a new seminar. If one or the other triggers your interest, please feel free to register and pass on the information to your fellows and colleagues. EULAR offers bursaries for most of its courses.


EULAR/ACR exchange programme for young rheumatologists

3 – 8 November 2017 in San Diego, California

Apply for a EULAR stipend, take part in an individualised institution visit, participate at a half day workshop and attend the 2017 ACR – a great opportunity for networking and making valuable contacts for your professional future.

Application deadline: 14 February 2017

EULAR Imaging course

30 March – 1 April 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal

This is a new EULAR course with focus on conventional radiography, magnetic resonance (MR), computerized tomography (CT) and ultrasonography (US). Interactive learning and practical training, discussing clinical cases and images are part of this course.
Submission of images is part of the registration process. Bursaries are available.

Registration deadline: 15 February 2017

EULAR Seminar on Teaching and Learning

28 – 29 April 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic

Have you heard of the EULAR “teaching style and spirit”? This course is offered to tutors, teachers and trainers interested in finding out how to engage learners more effectively. As a EULAR 70th Anniversary present, this seminar is offered free of charge including hotel and meals.

Registration deadline: 14 March 2017

EULAR Ultrasound course for Trainers in Rheumatology

10 – 11 June 2017 in Madrid, Spain

This course is geared to rheumatologists who would like to organise US courses under the auspices of EULAR. It aims at improving teaching skills for both lectures and hands-on ultrasound workshops.
It is part of the EULAR Competency Assessment system leading to Competency Certificate level 2, if the practical exam is passed successfully.

EULAR Ultrasound courses prior to EULAR Congress

NEW Paediatrics EULAR/PReS US course: 11 – 13 June 2017 in Madrid, Spain
US courses: 12 – 14 June 2017 in Madrid, Spain

Basic, intermediate and advanced levels as well as the NEW Paediatrics EULAR/PReS US course. The courses are part of the well established EULAR Competency Assessment system in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, leading to Competency Certificate level 1 after successfully passing the advanced course exam. They can also be taken individually as refresher courses. Bursaries are available.

EULAR Epidemiology course

30 June – 1 July 2017 in Berlin, Germany

This selective 2 day course is aimed at young European rheumatologists/HPR/researchers with some experience in epidemiology/outcomes research. Interactive learning and practical training with discussions and workshops will be an important part of this course. Admission is limited. Bursaries are available.

Registration deadline: 30 March 2017

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