The Italian Society of Rheumatology (SIR) will provide 15 grants to participants selected for oral or poster presentations which have reached a high score and found to be particularly meritorious by the Referees.
Only the presenter of a selected abstract will be eligible for the grant and he/she should be a SIR member, younger than 40 years old and in good standing with the membership fees (2020 included).
The grant of € 1000,00 gross will be recognized directly by SIR to the authors of selected abstracts after the congress. The winners are bound to join the conference and pay the registration fee.
The winners will be contacted by the Organizing Secretariat within March 15, 2021 in order to give them all the instructions.
The 11th International Conference on Reproduction, Pregnancy and Rheumatic diseases, Firenze, Italy, 26/08/2021-28/08/2021 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 13 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.
Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.”
Oral presentations are limited to 7 minutes followed by 3 minutes of discussion and will be allocated in the plenary sessions.
Participants presenting in oral sessions are requested to send their pre-recorded presentations to the organizing secretariat within July 31, 2021 .
All e-posters will be uploaded on the Congress platform. More information for the uploading will be sent to the presentig author within the end of June.