SSR is pleased to announce a free registration, airline ticket and accommodation for Young Investigators who have an abstract accepted for presentation. The SSR’ awards will be given to the best oral and poster abstracts submitted and presented by Young Investigators.

7th Annual Conference Of Saudi Society For Rheumatology (SSRC)

Oct 15-17 2020 Hilton Jeddah

“Exploring the future of Rheumatology Research in the Region”

Message from the President of SSR

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

On behalf of organizing committee, I am very pleased to inform you that the 7th Saudi Society for Rheumatology Conference 2020 (SSRC 2019) will be held from 15th to 17th Oct 2020 in Hilton Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

The scientific program includes invited lectures, plenary session, workshops, exhibition, oral and poster presentations. The world-renowned scholars will present their innovative contents on various topics. In addition to these programs, SSRC 2020 will provide a scientific platform to facilitate interactions between next generation scientists in basic and clinical research.

We are working hard to have a scientific mix that lead to a conference success, bringing together the expertise of Rheumatologist and other interested healthcare workers to exchange ideas and help advance the growth of our specialty.

We also hope that this meeting will attract young rheumatologists and inspire them for a more glorying and a professional work in the GCC region. Furthermore, such a regional meeting aims at reinforcing the bonding between the rheumatologists in the Gulf region.

Dr. Hanan Al Rayes, MD
President of Saudi Society for Rheumatology
Chairperson of the 7th SSRC 2020

Message from the Chairperson of Scientific Committee

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

On behalf of the scientific committee members, it is my great pleasure to welcome you to the 7th Saudi Society for Rheumatology Conference on 15-17 Oct 2020 at Hilton Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

I am confident that the conference will be highly rewarding for every participant and will contribute to the development of the field of rheumatology in your organization.

The committee hopes all participants will enjoy the meeting through exchanging knowledge with selected experts in the field.

The conference highlights clinical cases, with an emphasis on case-based approach, problem-based learning, and interactive discussions by renowned rheumatologists. Just as in previous years, outstanding abstract presentations will be recognized through awards at the end of the conference.

I truly hope your continued cooperation and active participation for the forthcoming event and I look forward to welcoming you to Jeddah in October 2020.

Dr Waleed Husain
Consultant Rheumatologist
Head of Rheumatology Unit - Hera Hospital
Chairperson of the Scientific Committee


7th Annual Conference of The Saudi Society of Rheumatology (SSRCON 2020) will offer a platform to facilitate interaction between physicians, scientists, patients of all ages and their families, health professionals and professionals representing the pharmaceutical industry, from across the Kingdom and around the GCC.


This conference is targeted towards adult rheumatologist, paediatric rheumatologist, rheumatology fellows, internal medicine physicians, residents, interns and medical students.

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7th Annual Conference Of Saudi Society For Rheumatology (SSRC)

The 7th Saudi Society for Rheumatology Conference (SSRC) will be the largest gathering of multidisciplinary rheumatologists in the Kingdom with a captive audience of approximately 500 delegates including key policy decision makers in both the adult and the paediatric fields.

The theme – “Exploring the future of Rheumatology Research in the Region” – reflected well on the relevant topics for the fastest growing specialty in the health sector. By bringing together participants from GCC and beyond, it will be possible to discuss changes and the future of rheumatology, planning the next steps, and exchanging both theoretical and practical experiences.


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