This is the official website of the South African Rheumatism and Arthritis Association, home of the rheumatology community of South Africa. Our aim is to promote, maintain and protect the honour and interest of the discipline of rheumatology as a medical specialty for the benefit of all.

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Covid-19 in Rheumatology

Useful Information & Available Resources regarding Coronavirus disease COVID-19

We are aware of the growing uncertainty surrounding the current corona virus outbreak. This page should provide access to key resources and information  related to this disease, especially as it pertains to South African citizens, and moreover for people living with rheumatic diseases.


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EULAR 2020 E-congress 3-6 June

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SARAA Congress 2021 – 2 – 5 September

We will be starting academic calendar shortly via virtual meetings.

SARAA Congress 2022

Enhancing care in rheumatology

10 – 13 March, Durban

Europa Organisation Africa    Tel: +27 (0)11 325 0020


All events cancelled until further notice

IMAS Introduction with Rheumalologists

Dr Kavita Makan – SARAA
Dr Gareth Tarr – IMAS Project Specialist
Maranda van Dam – AXSPASA
Marie Eklund- Novartis


Time: Sep 22, 2021 06:30 PM via ZOOM


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