Guidelines and Syllabus

Guidelines for PReS Paediatric Rheumatology Academy (PRA) Courses


Any individual rheumatologists, scientists or health professionals, working groups, national societies or academic institutions are welcome to submit a proposal to the Education Committee to organise a Paediatric Rheumatology Academy (PRA) Courses.


Plaase make sure to review the guidelines before you submit.

PRA Course Guidelines


European Syllabus for Training in Paediatric Rheumatology

This document sets out the minimum requirements for training in Tertiary Care Paediatric Rheumatology. Paediatric Rheumatology is a subsection of the Tertiary Care Group of the EAP-UEMS through the European Board of Paediatrics (EBP).

This syllabus intends to:

  • Harmonise training programmes in Paediatric Rheumatology between different European countries
  • Establish clearly defined standards of knowledge and skill required to practice Paediatric Rheumatology at the tertiary care level
  • Foster the development of a European network of competent tertiary care centres for Paediatric Rheumatology
  • Improve the level of care for children within Paediatric Rheumatology

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