This is your complete guide to submitting an abstract for the APLAR-ARA 2019 Congress being held in Brisbane, Australia from 8-11 April 2019.

The Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology (APLAR) and the Australian Rheumatology Association (ARA) invite you to submit an abstract and take advantage of the opportunity to have your work peer reviewed by experts in the field.

If accepted, your abstract will be published in an online supplement of the International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases.

Abstract Outcome Notifications

Abstract outcome notifications have now been emailed to all abstract submitting authors. Please refer to your emails for information relating to the outcome of your abstract submission.

NB: only submitting authors receive email notification of the abstract outcome. Submitting authors will need to forward outcome notifications to abstract co-authors if co-authors require their own confirmation.




Abstract Submissions

Late Breaking Submissions Open
26 November 2018

Late Breaking Submissions Close
7 December 2018

Outcome Notifications
December 2018

Author Registration Deadline
11 January 2019

Grand Round Submissions

Grand Round Submissions Open
17 January 2019

Grand Round Submissions Close
28 February 2019

Outcome Notifications
March 2019

Author Registration Deadline
31 March 2019


Abstract Topics