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Raising awareness of high quality Rheumatology practice

to empower Rheumatologists in the Arab world to excel

in their specialty

Date:  18-20 March 2020

City: Amman
Country: Jordan
Official languages: English

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Arab League of Association for Rheumatology-ArLAR, I am delighted to welcome you to the 14th  Pan-Arab Rheumatology Congress, ArLAR 2020 that will be held in conjunction with the 6th International Congress of the Jordanian Society of Rheumatology (JSR) during March 18-21, 2020 in Amman, Jordan.


The theme of the ArLAR 2020 Congress is “Raising awareness of high-quality Rheumatology practice to empower Rheumatologists in the Arab world to excel in their specialty”. The theme reflects the growing recognition of the power and importance of exchanging cutting-edge scientific and clinical information to improve patient care. The Congress aims to further knowledge in the Rheumatology field, contributing significantly to a better understanding of the complexity of diseases, addressing updates in their pathogenesis and management. It presents an opportunity to listen to top speakers, network with renowned Rheumatologists from the Arab region and around the world, leading to an enhanced output of research and improved care in the field.

Congress Objectives:

  • To exchange ideas and experiences about rheumatology in the Arab region thus contributing to the dissemination of knowledge in the management of the disease for the benefit of the society. 

  • To participate in scientific discussions and contribute to innovations in the field of Rheumatology in the Arab world.

  • To share knowledge and scientific updates in order improve the standard of care for all patients suffering from rheumatic diseases. 

  • To interact and participate in workshops and discussions with distinguished experts leading to professional development opportunities for regional and international researchers and professionals in the field.

  • To explore new collaborations and strengthen current ones for increasing research productivity from the region.

The ArLAR 2020 Congress is a four-day scientific program, which will be of high interest to academicians, physicians, researchers and others with an interest in Rheumatology, where distinguished and renowned speakers will deliver remarkable presentations, workshops and poster sessions.

Dr. Basel Masri
President of the ArLAR
President of the JSR
President of the Congress