The Syrian Association for Rheumatology

SAR Activities

SAR holds periodic scientific activities for continuing medical education. All rheumatologists are free to participate, whether they work in teaching settings or in private practice.

    • Monthly case presentations at different teaching hospitals. Rheumatologists as well a residents training in rheumatology participate interactively.
    • Semestrial symposia, either in Damascus or in other Syrian towns, under a specified topic in rheumatology, with the most up-to-date information about diagnosis and treatment.
    • One congress every three years, encompassing most rheumatological topics. Foreign speakers from reputable universities are invited to this activity