The Generalists Track is open to general practitioners, family physicians, internists and specialists with interests in the care of patients with arthritis and rheumatism. The track will run from February 23 afternoon to the whole day of February 24. (Plenary sessions common for all tracks are happening on the morning of the 23rd). The firstContinue reading “PRA 2017: The Generalists Track”
Patients during conventions usually help other participants appreciate more of the disease(s) of interest. Well not anymore! The Patient Track is a by invitation only set of talks given to patients during the convention. The sessions will include a discussion on the Magna Carta for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs), emotional wellness and best practices inContinue reading “PRA 2017: The Patients’ Track”
The Philippine Rheumatology Association congratulates Dr. Geraldine Zamora-Racaza for being the 2016 Ten Outstanding Young Men (TOYM) Awardee for Medicine. She received the award for her inspired advocacy work connected to the Sagip Buhay Medical Foundation and the Lupus Bridging Fund. You can learn more about the TOYM Awardee and Doc Ging’s win here. Your PRAContinue reading “A PRA Member Gets a TOYM”
The 23rd PRA Annual Meeting will have separate tracks to cater to everyone’s differing educational/ information needs. This is probably the first time that the organizers have deliberately structured the annual event in a way to address participants’ interests. There will be different talks given to those with specialty training in Rheumatology (open to bothContinue reading “3 Tracks for Participants of PRA 2017”
PRA members are once again invited to attend a special interest group activity this November 5, 2016 at the Holiday Inn, Makati City. The focus of the day’s events will be rheumatoid arthritis. Listed below is the preliminary program provided by the Makati Medical Center Section of Rheumatology, the event’s co-organizer. 1030 – 1200H ResearchContinue reading “RA Updates? Come to our November SIGa!”
We look forward to holding our 23rd annual meeting at this place in February 2017! Come back on November 14, 2016 as we start our countdown to 100 days ’til PRA 2017.
Two international conventions will join together in 2017! LUPUS 2017 & ACA 2017: The 12th International Congress on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus & the 7th Asian Congress on Autoimmunity on 26-29 March 2017 in Melbourne, Australia Abstract Deadline: 19 October 2016 | Early Registration Deadline: 19 December 2016 Learn more from their website: lupus2017.org The 12th International Congress on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (LUPUS 2017)Continue reading “An Invitation to Lupus & ACA 2017”