In recognition of special achievements in the field of rheumatic diseases, EULAR has established a programme of special awards that are granted each year.
EULAR Abstract Awards
EULAR Abstract Award winners are selected by the EULAR Scientific Programme Committee from submitted abstracts to the EULAR European Congress of Rheumatology based on the quality of scientific content.
EULAR Meritorious Service Award
Rheumatologists who have served rheumatology in an outstanding way, either by scientific research, clinical science or through their acitivities in EULAR, national or international organisations are awarded at the European Congress of Rheumatology with a Meritorious Service Award.
EULAR Edgar Stene Prize
Awarded annually at the EULAR European Congress of Rheumatology, the Edgar Stene Prize awards a winner of a annual essay contest, open to patients.
Who We Are
The European Alliance of Associations for Rheumatology, EULAR, is the organisation which represents the people with arthritis/rheumatism, health professionals in rheumatology (HPR) and scientific societies of rheumatology of all the European nations.
EULAR European Congress of Rheumatology
Since its introduction in 2000, the annual EULAR European Congress of Rheumatology has become the primary platform for exchange of scientific and clinical information in Europe. It is also a renowned forum for interaction between medical doctors, scientists, people with arthritis/rheumatism, health professionals and representatives of the pharmaceutical industry worldwide. The EULAR congress is usually held in June in one of the major cities in Europe.