Brief Overview of PRA 2016

It’s just 6 weeks from our 22nd PRA Annual Meeting. Are you excited already?

Listed below are tentative events for our three-day convention:

25 February 2016 (Pre-Convention)

  • Applied Rheumatology Made Simple (ARMS) Workshop
  • Gout Awareness Campaign Activity
  • PEARL Musicale (SM City Iloilo Activity Center)


26 February 2016 (Convention Day 1)

  • Induction of New Members
  • Dr. Lourdes Manahan Memorial Lecture
  • What’s New: Approach to Rheumatic Diseases
  • What’s New: Osteoarthritis
  • What’s New: Gout
  • What’s New: Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Ultrasound and Musculoskeletal Diseases
  • Meet the Masters I


27 February 2016 (Convention Day 2)

  • Targeted Therapies in Rheumatic Diseases
  • What’s New: Systemic Sclerosis and Interstitial Lung Diseases
  • What’s New: Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Meet the Masters II
  • Rheumatology Quiz
  • PRA Business Meeting (for members only)
  • Fellowship Night


If you’re a doctor with special interests in rheumatology or a physician who wishes to be updated about rheumatic diseases, why not join us at the Iloilo Convention Center on the above dates?

If you’re a medical student or a Internal Medicine resident, why not consider a career in Rheumatology?


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