7th Annual Conference Of Saudi Society For Rhemutology (SSRC)

April 16-18 2020 Hilton Jeddah

“Exploring the future of Rheumatology Research in the Region”

Message from the President of SSR

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

On behalf of organizing committee, I am very pleased to inform you that the 7th Saudi Society for Rheumatology Conference 2020 (SSRC 2019) will be held from 16th to 18th April 2020 in Hilton Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

The scientific program includes invited lectures, plenary session, workshops, exhibition, oral and poster presentations. The world-renowned scholars will present their innovative contents on various topics. In addition to these programs, SSRC 2020 will provide a scientific platform to facilitate interactions between next generation scientists in basic and clinical research.

We are working hard to have a scientific mix that lead to a conference success, bringing together the expertise of Rheumatologist and other interested healthcare workers to exchange ideas and help advance the growth of our specialty.

We also hope that this meeting will attract young rheumatologists and inspire them for a more glorying and a professional work in the GCC region. Furthermore, such a regional meeting aims at reinforcing the bonding between the rheumatologists in the Gulf region.

Dr. Hanan Al Rayes, MD
President of Saudi Society for Rheumatology

Message from the Chairperson of Scientific Committee

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

On behalf of the scientific committee members, it is my great pleasure to welcome you to the 7th Saudi Society for Rheumatology Conference on 16-18 April 2020 at Hilton Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

I am confident that the conference will be highly rewarding for every participant and will contribute to the development of the field of rheumatology in your organization.

The committee hopes all participants will enjoy the meeting through exchanging knowledge with selected experts in the field.

The conference highlights clinical cases, with an emphasis on case-based approach, problem-based learning, and interactive discussions by renowned rheumatologists. Just as in previous years, outstanding abstract presentations will be recognized through awards at the end of the conference.

I truly hope your continued cooperation and active participation for the forthcoming event and I look forward to welcoming you to Jeddah in April 2020.

Dr Waleed Husain
Consultant Rheumatologist
Head of Rheumatology Unit - Hera Hospital
Chronic Diseases Model Of Care Leader - Makkah W1 cluster


7th Annual Conference of The Saudi Society of Rheumatology (SSRCON 2020) will offer a platform to facilitate interaction between physicians, scientists, patients of all ages and their families, health professionals and professionals representing the pharmaceutical industry, from across the Kingdom and around the GCC.


This conference is targeted towards adult rheumatologist, paediatric rheumatologist, rheumatology fellows, internal medicine physicians, residents, interns and medical students.

[ About the Event ]

7th Annual Conference Of Saudi Society For Rhemutology (SSRC)

The 7th Saudi Society for Rheumatology Conference (SSRC) will be the largest gathering of multidisciplinary rheumatologists in the Kingdom with a captive audience of approximately 500 delegates including key policy decision makers in both the adult and the paediatric fields.

The theme – “Exploring the future of Rheumatology Research in the Region” – reflected well on the relevant topics for the fastest growing specialty in the health sector. By bringing together participants from GCC and beyond, it will be possible to discuss changes and the future of rheumatology, planning the next steps, and exchanging both theoretical and practical experiences.


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The congress will draw on international, regional and local speakers to provide world-class research, scientific and medical content for our attendees.

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Patient Awareness
Adult Rheumatology
6th SSRC Conference


The congress will cover the broad spectrum of the rheumatic diseases and include state-of-the-art lectures, basic science and clinical symposia, abstract sessions, presentations and discussions of difficult cases, workshops and exhibition.

Sponsors and Exhibitors

We have prepared various sponsorship options from which sponsors may select different elements. In case a sponsor would like to organize an event before, during or after the Congress – the company must seek approval from the organizers. Sponsors cannot stage their own event parallel to the congress official program and related official events.