21st European Paediatric Rheumatology Congress 2014 (PRES 2014)
Crowne Plaza Belgrade *BELGRADE , SERBIA
We cordially invite you to join as for the 21st European Pediatric Rheumatology Congress (PReS 2014) to be held in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, 18th-21st September 2014.
The Annual PReS Meeting is a venue providing continued education, sharing of new research developments, and fostering academic collaboration, for clinicians, trainees, scientists and allied health professionals in the field of Pediatric Rheumatology.
Leading experts and scientists from all over the world will join us in Belgrade and the Scientific Committee compiled an attractive program to bring you all the latest clinical developments and cutting-edge translational science in the rapidly developing field of pediatric rheumatology.
The scope of PReS 2014 covers genetics, immune-pathogenesis, recent clinical innovations and treatment advances of rheumatic diseases in children with special focus on JIA (juvenile idiopathic arthritis).
We will be pleased if you join us in Belgrade and hope you enjoy an exciting combination of science, professional exchange and meeting with old and new friends in a pleasant atmosphere.
We look forward to welcome you in Belgrade.
Registration can only be done using on-line registration link provided here.
Bellow you can overview registration fees.
Please use link on the home page to apply for or renew your PReS membership in order to benefit reduced registration fee.
Early bird registration will be granted only if you are registered before 1st July 2014
Group registrations not allowed
Accompanying persons not allowed
We don’t accept Online Abstracts
The Local Organizer has reserved rooms in various category hotels. Rooms will be allocated on a first come - first served basis. Only requests received through the on-line booking form or via e-mail will be accepted.
Please book your accommodation before 1st of August in order to guarantee your booking.
All the hotels from the list bellow are easily accessible from the Congress venue and the „Nikola Tesla“ airport, as well as from the city center. You can use ourinteractive map to see location of hotels.
Largest international pediatric rheumatology conference / Scientific program focused on new findings in clinical and basic research in the wide spectrum of pediatric rheumatic diseases
The online submission system will guide you through the submission of your abstract. Abstracts must describe original, previously unpublished work. Scheduling of poster sessions and abstract presentations is at the discretion of the Scientific Committee. Abstracts will be organized into sessions using the topics chosen by the submitter in the online system. You are disconnected after 30 minutes of inactivity. Please be aware that the system is only active when pressing on “next” or “save”. Typing is NOT considered as being active.
The online submission system will guide you through the submission of your abstract.
Abstracts must describe original, previously unpublished work.
Scheduling of poster sessions and abstract presentations is at the discretion of the Scientific Committee. Abstracts will be organized into sessions using the topics chosen by the submitter in the online system.
You are disconnected after 30 minutes of inactivity. Please be aware that the system is only active when pressing on “next” or “save”. Typing is NOT considered as being active.
Abstract submission opens 2014-07-10
PReS is a European scientific society for healthcare professionals in the field of paediatric rheumatology. Our mission
Promote knowledge of paediatric rheumatic diseases
Stimulate research in this field
Disseminate knowledge through scientific meetings and publications
Provide guidelines and standards for good clinical practice
Provide guidelines and standards for the training of doctors and allied health professionals in the practice of
This Society is a non-profit making organisation whose purpose is to promote the knowledge of paediatric rheumatic
diseases, stimulate research in these fields, disseminate such knowledge at meetings and publications, and provide
guidelines and best standards in clinical practice and training in paediatric rheumatology. The Society will represent
paediatric rheumatology in EU organisations (such as Union of European Medical Specialists).
Largest international paediatric rheumatology conference
Scientific program focused on new findings in clinical and basic research in the wide spectrum of paediatric
Pre-conference highly interactive Young Investigators Meeting
Conference will be held in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia
PReS 2014 Congress Highlights
Genetics and environment
Treatment (treat to target)
Long term outcomes
Bone and rheumatic diseases
And many other topics to be covered
Scientific Programme Committee Local Organising Committee
Tadej Avcin (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
Ivan Foeldvari (Hamburg, Germany)
Helen Foster (Newcastle, UK)
Joost Frenkel (Utrecht, The Netherlands)
Michael Hofer (Lausanne, Switzerland)
Susan Maillard (London, UK)
Alberto Martini (Genoa, Italy)
Seza Ozen (Ankara, Turkey)
Berent Prakken (Utrecht, The Netherlands)
Pierre Quartier (Paris, France)
Angelo Ravelli (Genoa, Italy)
Johannes Roth (Muenster, Germany)
Nicolino Ruperto (Genoa, Italy)
Jelena Vojinovic (Nis, Serbia)
Lucy Wedderburn (London, UK)
Nico Wulfraat (Utrecht, the Netherlands)
and the Rheumatology Association of Serbia
c/o MCI SUISSE SA
Rue de Lyon 75
CH-1211 Geneva 13
Tel +41 22 33 99 720
Fax +41 22 33 99 631
Nis, Republic of Serbia
TC Dušanov bazar lok.216
phone: + 381 18 259 500
fax: +381 18 293 305
emergency phone: +381 60 3 777 018