Fellowship in Rheumatology



  • 1 Year

Course Objective

A Fellowship in Rheumatology is a focused training program aimed at providing healthcare professionals with in-depth knowledge about rheumatic conditions. These include diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatic diseases, Physiotherapy, SLE, and Bechet’s syndrome. From interpreting lab results to understanding cutting-edge imaging, you’ll gain the skills to make accurate diagnoses, a crucial step in crafting the right treatment plan for your patients. This 1-year program of Rheumatology Fellowship covers a broad spectrum of therapeutic options.

The course objectives for the Fellowship in Rheumatology are to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to provide comprehensive care to patients with rheumatologic diseases. Gain hands-on skills by practicing relevant procedures under expert guidance. From joint aspirations to injections, you’ll be well-prepared to apply your knowledge in real-world scenarios.

Course Description

  • Basic Anatomy of All Joints: Understand the foundations by exploring the basic anatomy of all joints. Learn about the composition and operation of joints to understand how they function and what happens when diseases like arthritis cause problems.

  • Physiotherapy in Rheumatology: Learn the therapeutic power of movement. This section focuses on how physiotherapy plays a crucial role in managing rheumatic conditions. Discover exercises and techniques that enhance joint function and alleviate pain, empowering patients to lead active lives. 

  • Immunology Essentials: Discover how the immune system interacts with the body by delving into the field of immunology. Explore the mechanisms underlying autoimmune diseases and gain insights into how immunological processes contribute to rheumatic disorders.

  • Connective Tissue Diseases: Uncover the mysteries of connective tissue diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.Learn about the subtleties of these illnesses’ effects on the body’s connective tissues and the range of symptoms they can cause.

  • Vasculitis Unveiled: Explore the inflammation of blood vessels in vasculitis. Understand the impact on various organs and systems, and learn to identify and manage this complex condition within the realm of rheumatology.

  • Rheumatic Diseases: Examine all the rheumatic diseases that are out there, such as gout, osteoarthritis, and more. Gain insights into their distinct features, diagnostic criteria, and treatment strategies, providing a holistic understanding of the rheumatologic landscape.

  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of the pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, diagnostics, and treatments for rheumatologic diseases.

  • Implement evidence-based treatments and management protocols. 
  • Develop and use research skills to advance the knowledge of rheumatology. 
  • Develop effective communication and teaching skills for working with patients, families, and other healthcare providers.
  • Promote and support the professional advancement of rheumatology care.


Career Opportunities

Rheumatology is a field on the rise, offering exciting opportunities for those dedicated to making a difference. Learn from seasoned rheumatologists who are passionate about sharing their knowledge and helping you succeed in this dynamic field. Gain practical experience through clinical rotations, real-life case studies, and exposure to a diverse range of rheumatic conditions. By joining our fellowship, you become part of a movement focused on enhancing the lives of individuals facing rheumatic diseases. Ready to take the leap into a rewarding career? Apply for our Fellowship in Rheumatology today! Your journey towards becoming a skilled rheumatologist starts here.

Fee Structure

Fees for the Fellowship in Rheumatology program may differ from country to country.