RhAPP Conference | Call for Abstracts


RhAPP invites you to submit an abstract for the 2021 National Conference. This opportunity is open to all advanced practice providers (APPs) and is a unique opportunity to have your work peer-reviewed by APP experts in the field. Please see the below information for details on how to submit an abstract.


$150 ($120 before 5/17)

Abstract Categories

  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis

  2. Spondyloarthritis, including Psoriatic Arthritis

  3. Pediatric Rheumatology

  4. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

  5. Osteoarthritis & Joint Biology

  6. Osteoporosis & Metabolic Bone Disease

  7. Systemic Sclerosis & Related Disorders

  8. Vasculitis – ANCA-Associated

  9. Vasculitis – Non-ANCA-Associated & Related Disorders

  10. Metabolic & Crystal Arthropathies

  11. Fibromyalgia & Other Clinical Pain Syndromes

  12. Sjogren's Syndrome

  13. Imaging of Rheumatic Disease

  14. Epidemiology & Public Health

  15. Healthcare Disparities in Rheumatology

  16. Reproductive Issues in Rheumatic Disorders:

  17. Patient Outcomes, Preferences, & Attitudes

  18. Miscellaneous Rheumatic & Inflammatory Diseases

Any questions may be directed to info@rhapp.org

Abstract Formatting Instructions
  • Limit abstracts to one page, typed in 12-point Times New Roman font, single-spaced with one-inch margins, and left justified. 

  • Organize the abstract into Background/Aim, Methods, Results, and Conclusions. Define all abbreviations. Include the abstract category, abstract title, full names and institutional affiliations of all authors, and email address of the corresponding author at the top of the abstract. 

  • Underline the name of the presenting author. Abstracts must not contain copyrighted material unless permission has been obtained by the author. Indicate at the bottom of the page if the abstract has been presented elsewhere and at what meeting. 

  • Submitted abstracts not meeting the above specifications will be returned.

  • Submit abstract at: https://mfuhrer100.wufoo.com/forms/m3vcumu0j1cbvu/

Poster Instructions

Awarded poster abstracts should be printed using landscape orientation (36 inches high x 48 inches wide).  Posters will be displayed in the Exhibit Hall for the duration of the conference without a formal poster presentation.  Authors do not need to be present at the conference.



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