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Complimentary press registration available for the 2020 Winter Rheumatology Symposium

American College of Rheumatology

ATLANTA - The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) welcomes members of the press to write about rheumatology research presented at the Winter Rheumatology Symposium in Snowmass Village, CO on January 25 -31, 2020. This year's line-up includes updates on vaccinations, lupus, and Lyme disease along with presentations on osteoporosis and antiphospholipid syndrome .

Complimentary registration is provided to eligible journalists to attend sessions on-site. Reporters interested in covering the symposium remotely should also apply for credentials to receive access to meeting materials. Details about eligibility requirements, how to apply for press credentials, and a program schedule for this year's meeting are available on the WRS event page of the ACR's website. Press registration is open until Monday, January 6, 2020. On-site registration will not be available.

Anyone with questions about the registration process or press policies/procedures should contact Monica McDonald at


About the American College of Rheumatology

The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) is an international medical society representing over 8,500 rheumatologists and rheumatology health professionals with a mission to empower rheumatology professionals to excel in their specialty. In doing so, the ACR offers education, research, advocacy and practice management support to help its members continue their innovative work and provide quality patient care. Rheumatologists are experts in the diagnosis, management and treatment of more than 100 different types of arthritis and rheumatic diseases.

Media Contact:

Monica McDonald
404-633-3777 x 332

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