EMEUNET Representation Committee

The Committee supports EULAR's aims to reduce the impact of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases (RMDs) on the individual and society and to improve the social position and the quality of life of people with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases in Europe.

In furtherance of these aims, the Committee focuses on the activities of young rheumatologists, rheumatologists in training and researchers in the field of rheumatology.

In particular, the committee aims to:

  1. promote education among young rheumatologists and researchers;
  2. foster research and collaborations among young rheumatologists and researchers;
  3. facilitate the integration of young rheumatologists and researchers within EULAR.

The Committee does not pursue gainful or self-help purposes.

EMEUNET Committee By-Laws

Chair Kim Lauper
Past Chair Felice Rivellese


Visibility Sub Committee Chair Manouk de Hooge, Netherlands and Belgium

Social Media Sub Committee Co-Chair Lianne Kearsley-Fleet, United Kingdom
Social Media Sub Committee Co-Chair Simone Parisi, Italy

Education Sub Committee Chair Tue Kragstup, Denmark

Peer Mentoring Sub Committee Chair Silvia Piantoni, Italy

Newsletter Sub Committee Chair Mikhail Protopopov, Russia and Germany

Country Liaison Sub Committee Chair Xabier Michelena Vegas, Spain and UK