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Careers in rheumatology 

Rheumatology is a thriving and varied specialty, with many interesting careers. Here we provide information for anyone looking for or already working in roles in adult and paediatric and adolescent rheumatology.

Adult and paediatric and adolescent rheumatology deals with the investigation, diagnosis and management of more than 200 conditions affecting bones, joints, muscles, connective tissues and the immune system.

It's an exciting and evolving career. New therapies and ways of treating people means we're adapting and developing all the time. Rheumatology is a tight-knit community; you support and learn from each other, collaborating to help improve patients' lives.

Rheumatology will suit you if you're caring, resilient and enjoy a challenge. In this area, you can explore different roles within rheumatology and hear from people transforming the lives of their patients.