Rheumatology and other specialist societies
American College of Rheumatology
The US professional organization of rheumatologists and associated health professionals who share a dedication to healing, preventing disability.
American Society for Bone & Mineral Research
A professional, scientific and medical society established to bring together clinical and experimental scientists involved in the study of bone and mineral metabolism.
A reference site with 35,000 links to journals, associations and databases.
British Institute of Musculoskeletal Medicine
The organisation to promote the study of musculoskeletal disorders.
British Orthopaedic Association
The British Orthopedic Association (BOA) is the Surgical Specialty Association for Trauma and Orthopaedics in the UK.
The British Microcirculation Society
Founded in 1963 to advance the study of circulation of the blood and other tissue fluids, especially, though not exclusively, in the small vessels. The membership is drawn from medical sciences, clinical medicine, surgery with the pharmaceutical industry also represented.
The British Society for Immunology
A registered charity that has been advancing the science of immunology for public good since 1956.
The Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Study
The primary aim of ERAS was to recruit and follow at least 1,000 early RA patients receiving conventional therapies in ordinary clinical settings for a minimum ten years. The cohort would be used to develop prognostic factors for clinical, functional and radiological outcomes, and to compare long-term outcomes with future therapies.
The European League Against Rheumatism
Eular aims to promote, stimulate and support the research, prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of rheumatic diseases. Providing information in the field of rheumatology to Allied Health Professionals, Social Leagues and Patient Organisations.
International Bone & Mineral Society
An international organization that facilitates the generation and dissemination of knowledge of bone and mineral metabolism through communication, community, training, and multi-disciplinary meetings throughout the world.
International League Against Rheumatism
ILAR is the global umbrella organisation devoted to treatment and prevention of rheumatic diseases worldwide.
Irish Society for Rheumatology
A registered charity consisting of a group of about 60 doctors with specialist training in Rheumatology.
Osteoarthritis Research Society International
To promote and advance research for the prevention and treatment of osteoarthritis (OA). Leading OA research worldwide.
Paediatric Rheumatology European Society
A European scientific society for healthcare professionals in the field of paediatric rheumatology. Find out about the aims of our Society, constitution, membership, the work of the various committees, and our annual scientific meetings.
Primary Care Rheumatology Society
Aiming to improve education in rheumatology in general practice, to set up relevant research topics, to increase communication between hospital rheumatologists and other relevant health professionals.
Scottish Society for Rheumatology
The purpose of this site is to keep members informed on current activities of the Society and to provide a quick and easy reference source to the world of Rheumatology from this northern area of the United Kingdom.
Society for Back Pain Research
Formed in 1971 to promote the study of all clinical and scientific aspects of spinal pain, including the neck, and to encourage research into its causes, treatment and prevention.