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There’s Still Time to Register

APLAR 2015 is fast approaching but there’s still time to register. With its wide-ranging scientific programme led by top speakers and contributors, APLAR 2015 will not only impact the future of rheumatology, but advance it. Don’t miss these critical 4 days in September!

Register today to secure your spot.

Meet, Network, Catch Up, Stay Ahead

Wide-ranging in its approach and comprehensive in scope, APLAR 2015 will present a vital scientific programme of high-level plenaries by the experts, interactive symposia on contemporary trends, poster and platform opportunities, an up-to-the-minute review course, and workshops and debates on hot topics.

View the detailed scientific programme.

Meet the Speakers

The importance of APLAR 2015 is highlighted by the fact that more than 50 renowned speakers will be flying in from around the world to share, discuss, debate and dissect all the new developments and advancements in rheumatology. APLAR 2015 speakers include:

Prof. Amita Aggarwal Prof. Tatsuya Atsumi Prof. Paul Bird Prof. Matthew Brown Prof. Frank Buttgereit
Prof. Mario Cardiel Dr. Vinod Chandran Prof. Chung Tei Tai Wan Chou Prof. Bhaskar Dasgupta
Dr. Bidyut Kumar Das Prof. Fereydoun Davatchi Dr. Varun Dhir Prof. Christopher Denton
Prof. Paul Emery Prof. St.Clair E.William Prof. Gonzales-Penserga Ester Prof. Loic Guillevin
Prof. Syed Atiqul Haq Dr. Nigil Haroon Dr. Gowda Harsha Dr. Philip Helliwell Prof. Rana Hinman
Prof. Jing-Long Huang Dr. Robert Inman Prof. David Isenberg Prof. Ahmadreza Jamshidi Dr. Saag Kenneth
Prof. Dinesh Khanna Prof. Ho Youn Kim Prof. Chak-Sing Lau Dr. Lui Nai Lee Prof. Zhanguo Li Prof. Keith Lim
Dr. Worawit Louthrenoo Dr. Goloviznin Mark Prof. Alberto Martini Prof. Iain B McInnes Prof. Ramnath Misra
Dr. Kevin Murray Dr. Peter Nash Dr. Lakhonina Natalia Prof. Sandra Navarra Prof. Akhilesh Pandey
Prof. Kevin Pile Prof. Athimalaipet Ramanan Prof. Salman Sami Prof. Yehuda Schoenfeld Prof. Bowman Simon
Prof. Josef Smolen Prof. Yeong-Wook Song Prof. Singh Surjit Prof. Lai-Shan Tam Prof. Yoshiya Tanaka
Dr. Nicole Walsh Dr. Michael Wiese Prof. Huji Xu Prof. Kazuhiko Yamamoto Prof. Xuan Zhang

Read the full bios of APLAR 2015 speakers and register now to secure your place among them.

3 Steps to Your Visa

We’ve made obtaining your visa as easy as 1, 2, 3. Simply fill in the Online Form and our partner in India will prepare the invitation letter for you. Once you receive the invitation letter, you can apply for visa with supporting documents at the nearest Indian embassy or consulate.

Read more about Visa Application for APLAR 2015.

Take the APLAR 2015 Quiz

Attn: Rheumatology fellows and DM/DNB residents from APLAR countries – start studying now! Then compete in the APLAR 2015 Quiz and stand a chance to win travel grants, complimentary congress registration & accommodation, journal subscriptions and USD 1,000 in prize money.

For enquiries, please contact Gp Capt S Shankar at

Registration » Invited Speakers » Programme at a Glance »

We look forward to seeing you in Chennai!

17th APLAR Congress Secretariat
c/o Kenes MP Asia
PICO Creative Centre 20 Kallang Avenue Singapore 339411
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