34th European Workshop for Rheumatology Research

February 20-22, 2014
Lisbon, Portugal

Abstract Submission is CLOSED
The abstract submission deadline for the 34th European Workshop for Rheumatology Research, February 20 - 22, 2014, in Lisbon was November 24, 2013.
  • Participants who would like to present a poster or give an oral presentation must submit an abstract for consideration by the International Abstract Selection Committee . Please ensure to adhere to the rules and guidelines for submission of your abstract.
  • Sending an abstract WILL NOT REGISTER you for the workshop. Your abstract will be going through an abstract selection process.
    Before you begin, please prepare the following information:
    1. Preferable font: Times new Roman 12
    2. Abstract text is limited to 400 words.
    3. The abstract should be divided into sections:
      - Title (Upper Case)
      - Authors/Coauthors and their Affiliations
      - Background and objectives
      - Materials and Methods
      - Results
      - Conclusions
    4. Abstract topics: Please select your topic after consulting the list of topics
    5. Abstracts must be submitted via this website. Abstract submission will open soon.
    6. All abstracts must be submitted and presented in clear English with accurate grammar and spelling of a quality suitable for publication.
    7. Please note that all abstracts accepted for presentation (oral/poster presentation) will be published in a supplement of the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.
In order to simplify the handling of your submitted file, please keep file name to a maxium of 5 key words and use "_" for space, i.e., "Tcells_activation_and_regulation.doc". Your file must be submitted as a word document. Abstracts which do not adhere to the specifications mentioned above will be returned.

The topics for abstract submission for the EWRR 2014 Workshop are:
  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  2. Spondyloarthritis
  3. Diffuse connective tissue diseases and vasculitis
  4. Bone diseases
  5. Cartilage
  6. Infectious diseases
  7. Pain Syndromes
  8. Basic Immunology
  9. Other
  • The abstracts will be evaluated by the International Abstract Selection Committee. If the abstract is selected for oral presentation, the presenting author will be requested to present it during the assigned session.
  • In addition, all accepted abstracts will be displayed during the workshop. The presenting author will be requested to be available during the poster presentations.
    Once your abstract has been selected for the EWRR 2014 you will be notified immediately, at which time you will be able to register for the workshop.
  • Each applicant who is accepted must complete his/her registration promptly so as not to penalize other scientists on a waiting list who would like to attend the workshop.
  • If you are accepted, please complete your registration immediately with payment to assure your attendance and accommodations.

Registration fee covers registration, hotel accommodation as specified, and all meals. It will not provide for recreation, faxes, taxi, laundry or any other personal expenses.

Please note that there is NO airport shuttle to the hotel. Link to Venue for transfer possibilities.

Registration fees are as follows:
Package 1 is : 650 Euro (registration + 2 nights hotel single / 670 Euro
double (the person sharing the room pays 450 Euro basic fee)

Package 2 is: 750 Euro (registration + 3 nights hotel single / 780 Euro
double (the person sharing the room pays 450 Euro basic fee)

Package 3 is: 850 Euro (registration + 4 nights hotel single / 890 Euro
double (the person sharing the room pays 450 Euro basic fee)

Package 4 is: 450 Euro (registration only)

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Deadline November 24, 2013

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