Congress Abstracts

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The 17th Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology Congress (APLAR 2015) presents an unprecedented opportunity to meet and network with leading rheumatologists, pharmacists, nurses and allied health professionals from around the world and listen to top speakers on new developments that will impact – and advance – the future of rheumatology.

To be held in conjunction with the 31st Annual Conference of Indian Rheumatology Association with “Integrating the Art and Science of Rheumatology” as its theme, the practitioner-focused Congress will consolidate the endeavors made throughout Asia Pacific to advance the field of rheumatology through speakers and contributors who are acknowledged world leaders in their area of specialization.

Program highlights include:

  • High-level plenaries by leading experts
  • Interactive symposia on contemporary trends in rheumatology
  • Poster and platform opportunities for free papers
  • State-of-the-art review course
  • Workshops and debates on hot topics in autoimmunity

APLAR 2015 will be held in Chennai, India from 6 - 9 September 2015.

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