• This course is aimed at Healthcare Professionals who work with Children with Rheumatic Disease. Read More
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InvitationBy Committee

Dear Colleagues

It gives me great pleasure to invite you to participate in Paediatric Rheumatology European Society (PReS) Paediatric Rheumatology Update course in Cape Town, South Africa from 3-5 February 2017.

This course is aimed at Healthcare Professionals who work with Children with Rheumatic Disease, be they General Practitioners, Paediatricians, Orthopaedic Surgeons or Rheumatologists. This exciting course makes use of multi-modal, interactive teaching methods to teach essential musculoskeletal examination techniques and core knowledge on the diagnosis and management most important rheumatic diseases. Participants will benefit from the extensive skills and experience of a large international faculty with plenty of opportunity to explore topics more deeply during interactive expert panel led discussions. A generous number of bursaries are available to trainees or candidates from countries in which there are no paediatric rheumatology training centres.

The Upper East Side Hotel is set in the colourful and contemporary urban suburb of Woodstock, surrounded by trendy shops and markets and some of the best restaurants in the world, making it the perfect base from which to explore Cape Town. For more information visit www.prescapetown2017.com or contact Claries Du Plessis via email: claries@londocor.co.za or Tel: +27 (0) 11 954 5753 We look forward to seeing you in Cape Town

Yours sincerely
Ass Prof Chris Scott

Associate Professor Paediatric Rheumatology
Head of Paediatric Rheumatology
Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital
University of Cape Town


About Upper Eastside HotelCape Town

Overlooking the busy Cape Town harbor and with an impressive backdrop of the green slopes of Devil’s Peak, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cape Town - Upper Eastside offers easy access to the vibrant downtown area and the central business district. Cape Town International Airport is just 15 minutes away. We look forward to welcoming you the moment you arrive with our signature chocolate chip cookie.

Reduced congress room rate: R1 550.00 pp / per night

To book your accommodation please contact the Upper Eastside Hotel using the booking reference: BB ID 1031705

Asanda Makhofola - Reservations Manager

Direct +27 21 4040570

Fax +27 86 622 4734




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