Three BSR members networking at the Annual Conference.

Providing one clinical voice

Our members represent the entire profession - from those at the beginning of their career to the most senior consultants, researchers and academics to nurses and allied health professionals in the multi-disciplinary team. Together, they form a powerful voice for paediatric and adult rheumatology in the UK.

We support our members throughout their careers to progress, collaborate and innovate.

What we do

We are the UK's leading specialist medical society for rheumatology and musculoskeletal professionals. We support our members to help deliver the best care for their patients, in order to improve the lives of children and adults with rheumatic and musculoskeletal disease. 

Upcoming events

Two BSR female delegates networking at the Annual Conference in the exhibition hall

BSPAR Annual conference

4 - 6 October 2017 - Cutlers' Hall, Sheffield

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Autumn conference

11 - 12 October 2017 - Royal Armouries, Leeds

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Latest news

GP and nurse discussing the latest updates in rheumatology.

Applications for the Best Practice Awards are open!

We’re pleased to announce applications for the Best Practice Awards have opened! Following on the success from last year, the awards promote best practice and innovation in rheumatology.
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Core skills for health professionals

A two day intensive course for allied health professionals and nurses with a specialty in rheumatology.

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New modules for AHPs

We have recently launched five new eLearning modules starting with an introduction to inflammatory arthritis for health professionals 

  • Musculoskeletal system and inflammatory arthritis (IA)
  • Psycho social impact of IA
  • Personal experience of IA
  • Immunology and IA
  • Epidemiology and IA
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Annual conference

1 - 3 May, ACC Liverpool

The UK's leading rheumatology event returns to Liverpool.

Help shape the conference content and programme by submitting:

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Deadline: Friday 20 October 2017

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