EMEUNET Members appointed to Task Forces to develop and/or update EULAR Recommendations

EMEUNET members are an integral part of all EULAR Task Forces and committees working on developing new and updated EULAR recommendations and points to consider. Participants from EMEUNET are selected after a competitive process on a rolling basis, as and when new Task Forces are established.

1. EULAR Recommendations for difficult to treat rheumatoid arthritis

  • Call during: March 2018
  • EMEUNET selected member: Elena Nikiphorou

2. EULAR Recommendations for the role of the nurse in inflammatory arthritis

  • Call during: October 2017
  • EMEUNET selected members: Ricardo Ferreira and Francesco Carubbi

3. EULAR Recommendations for imaging in back pain

  • Call during: October 2017
  • EMEUNET selected members: Christelle Nguyen and Victoria Navarro

4. EULAR recommendations/points to consider for the generic core competencies of Health Professionals in Rheumatology (Convenors: Thea Vliet Vlieland, Lisa Edelaar and Annamaria Iagnocco)

  • Call during: September 2017
  • EMEUNET selected members: George Fragoulis and Valentin Schäfer.
  • Report: Click here to read a report from the EMEUNET representatives.

5. EULAR Recommendations on osteoporosis

  • Call during: June 2017
  • EMEUNET selected member: Anne Birgitte Blanvfeldt

6. EULAR Recommendations for the management of foot and ankle conditions in rheumatology (Convenor: Anthony Redmond)

  • Call during: April 2016
  • Number of applicants: 20
  • EMEUNET selected members: Lucía Silva and Peggy Jaques

7. EULAR Recommendations for rheumatoid arthritis (Convenors: Josef Smolen and Robert Landewé):

  • Call during: September 2015
  • Number of applicants: 17
  • EMEUNET selected members: Meghna Jani and Christophe Richez

8. Update of the EULAR Recommendations for the management of early rheumatoid arthritis (Convenors: Bernard Combe and Robert Landewé)

  • Call during: August 2015
  • Number of applicants: 17
  • EMEUNET selected members: Lucía Silva and Richard Conway