Reasons to Attend

CORA 2017 will bring together leading clinicians, researchers and scientists to translate recent momentous scientific advances into action that will address the controversies in rheumatology and autoimmunity, within the current global context. CORA 2017 will promote the positive impact on the global response for controversies in rheumatology and autoimmunity with the following objectives:

* To bring together the world’s scientific experts to catalyze and advance scientific knowledge about the controversies in rheumatology and autoimmunity, present the most recent clinical research findings, and promote and enhance scientific collaborations around the world. 

* To bring together community leaders, scientists, and policy leaders to promote and enhance programmatic collaborations to more effectively address regional, national and local responses to the controversies in rheumatology and autoimmunity around the world and overcome barriers that limit access to prevention, care and services.

* To engage key, new and non-traditional stakeholders throughout the world in the development of and participation throughout the CORA 2017 programme.



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Commitment to the Highest Standards in CME/CPD 

Kenes is committed to being a valuable and knowledgeable partner in the design and delivery of educationally strong, independent, transparent, and effective CME/CPD programmes. Kenes is a proud member of the Good CME Practice Group (gCMEp), a member organization contributing to improving health outcomes by:  

  • Championing best practice in CME  
  • Maintaining and improving standards  
  • Mentoring and educating  
  • Working in collaboration with critical stakeholders 

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International CME Accreditation 

An application for CME Credit will be made once the scientific programme is finalized. Further details will be available on the 

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Satellite Symposia 

Satellite Symposia are offered to industry as non-CME commercial/promotional sessions. As such, companies are free to choose their topics, invite speakers, and control content. However, topic and programme are subject to approval by the scientific committee and all such sessions will be indicated in the programme as: Satellite Symposium organised by: Company Name (not included in the main event CME/CPD credit offering)​