Dear Colleagues,

It is our great pleasure and honor to extend to you a warm invitation to participate in the 8th Advanced Academic Rheumatology Review Course (ADARRC 2018) to be held 5-7 October 2018  (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) with ADARRC Academies taking place on Thursday 4 October 2018.

Building on the success of previous courses, ADARRC has become the premier platform for rheumatologists and rheumatologists-in-training of advanced science of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases (RMDs) in our region and beyond. It is a scientific, educational program, which brings together up to 20 of the world’s foremost, published experts in adult and pediatric rheumatology and another field with attendees all over the world.

The Course will provide a unique opportunity to discuss the latest clinical and scientific findings and insights through an intensive series of lectures and workshops.

We encourage specialists in Rheumatology, Clinical Immunology, Radiology, Allergy, Internal Medicine and Physiotherapy and those interested in any aspect of Rheumatology to participate in this Course that specializes in RMDs.  The lectures are complemented by workshops, which allow delegates to interact with international opinion leaders, exchange expert opinions, and discuss key questions important to clinical practice. Our renowned international speakers from around the globe have developed all our lectures and workshops, with the guidance of our scientific committee.

The Course Program will be both exciting and ground-breaking in its wide-ranging and multidisciplinary content. This year, we are launching the ADARRC Academies taking place on Thursday, 4th October in partnership with Pediatric Academy, Nurses Academy and Pain Academy in conjunction with the seventh Radiology Academy. In addition to the traditional abstract presentations session, we will be offering workshops, interactive sessions, and hands-on workshops.

Another highlight of this year’s Course is the Lupus Summit on Sunday, 7th October, which will feature advanced topics in Lupus with expert panel discussions and parallel workshops from the known leaders in the field.