Pan-American League of Associations for Rheumatology (PANLAR):
Founded in 1943, it brings together the scientific associations for Rheumatology, health professionals related to rheumatic diseases and rheumatic patient organisations from all countries in the Americas.
The mission of PANLAR is to stimulate, promote and support research, prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of rheumatic diseases. The field of Rheumatology includes rheumatic diseases of the connective tissue, locomotor system and musculoskeletal system. For further information, please go to the website: www.panlar.org
Argentine Association for Rheumatology (SAR)
Founded in 1937, the study of rheumatism and the organisation and management of the fight against rheumatic diseases in Argentina is the primary objective of the League. The effort made to exchange knowledge and disseminate rheumatology was materialised into the publication of the journal “Revista Argentina de Reumatología” (Argentine Journal for Rheumatology).
Since 1960 it has held the Argentine Congress for Rheumatology, which takes place once a year: