EULAR 2021 | congress pare (People with Arthritis and Rheumatism in EUrope) program

The EULAR PARE program at  EULAR 2021 , the European Congress of Rheumatology attracts a broad community, including dedicated representatives of patient organizations who use their acquired knowledge to educate and influence a wide range of stakeholders about rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases (RMDs).

The Congress is the pre-eminent platform for national patient organizations across Europe to share best practices and to gain cutting-edge knowledge about the treatment, care and quality of life for people with RMDs.

Abstract submission 

We encourage the submission of abstracts to the patient perspective / PARE research track , showcasing activities and research bearing on the patient perspective and interest.

The abstracts will be scored by a panel of official representatives of PARE to the EULAR Scientific Committee.Those who are successful will be invited to present their abstract as oral presentation or in a poster session at the congress.

Abstract Topics Patient perspective / PARE research

  1. Patient information and education
  2. Developing patient led organizations
  3. RMD research
  4. Involvement and innovation in healthcare 
  5. Psychosocial support
  6. Work and rehabilitation
  7. Campaigning

If you are interested in contributing, you are welcome to submit an abstract. Read more

Upon abstract submission, presenting authors may apply for travel bursary.

Travel bursaries

Every year EULAR awards a number of travel bursaries to the presenting author for an abstract accepted for oral or poster presentation at the congress.
 

PARE members and Patients shall apply under the according category when submitting an application. Read more

Awards                                                                                                                                                    

EULAR grants awards for submitted abstracts by health professionals as first authors. Read more