Congress Venue

1st – 3rd December 2022

Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Under the auspices of Slovak Medical Association 


Slovak Rheumatology Society

President of the Congress 

Želmíra Macejová

Congress Scientific Committee

Branimir Anić (HRV)

Péter Bálint (HUN)

Želmíra Macejová  (SVK)

Žiga Rotar (SVN)

Judith Sautner (AUT)

Włodzimierz Samborski (POL)

Ladislav Šenolt (CZE) 

Zoltán Szekanecz (HUN)

Congress Organising Committee

Chairman of the Organising Committee:

Zdenko Killinger

Emȍke Šteňová

Martin Žlnay

Alena Tuchyňová

Congress Secretariat

Mgr. Viera Džurná

Národný ústav reumatických chorôb (National Institute of Rheumatic Diseases)

Nábrežie I. Krasku 4

921 12 Piešťany

Slovak Republic

Phone number: +421 33 7969319

Email address: 

Organising Secretariat

Progress CA s.r.o., Krivá 18, 040 01 Košice, Slovak Republic 

Contact person: Gabriela Šujanová

Phone number: +421 55 68 06 193, +421 918 622 533 

Email address:

Expert Programme Topics

  • early rheumatoid arthritis
  • gout
  • imaging methods in rheumatology
  • geronto-rheumatology
  • medical research and rheumatology
  • psoriatic arthritis
  • vasculitis
  • poster session

Expert Programme Information

1st December 2022 from 14:00

2nd December 2022 from 9:00 to 17:00 

3rd December 2022 from 9.00 to 13:00  

Congress Language

English (without simultaneous interpreting)

Congress Fee 

by 15 November 2022
after 15 November and on the spot 
CECR Member, Non-Member
€ 350 
€ 400 
One-day registration fee
€ 200 
€ 250 
Student/doctoral candidate
€ 100 
€ 150
Ukrainian member
€ 0 
€ 0

Підтримка українських колег.

Комітет Словацького ревматологічного товариства вирішив, як жест підтримки своїх українських колег, пробачити їм сплату реєстраційного внеску на заході CECR 2022.

Support for members of the Ukrainian Rheumatological Society during the CECR 2022 event:
Members of the Ukrainian Rheumatological Society will be exempt from paying the registration fee.

Congress Fee Payment Method

Once you have registered to attend online via the  website, you will be emailed an invoice in advance, against which please pay the required items. The congress fee together with other payments must be paid in full before the start of the congress by bank transfer, using the invoice number as the variable symbol.

Post-Congress Activities

Discussion Forum
1 December 2022 at 19:00
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
2 December 2022 at 19:00
Radisson Blu Carlton Hotel

Entrance Fee of € 50 /person

Registration, signing up for active or passive participation

Online at:,

Important Deadlines

Application for active participation and abstract submission by 04 September 2022

Discounted registration fee until 15 November 2022

Guidelines for the preparation of abstracts

Authors of abstracts prepared according to the above instructions are kindly requested to send their abstracts no later than by 04 September 2022 

Abstracts can only be submitted online via the online system.

Abstracts sent by post or email will not be accepted. 

Read all instructions carefully before preparing the abstract.

For standardisation, an abstract length of no more than 2400 characters including spaces (excluding author details and headers) is acceptable.

Please include the names of the presenters, co-authors, title of lecture, department.

Abstract structure as follows: title, background, objectives, methods, results, conclusions, references.

Abstracts should be typed in MS Office - Word, Times New Roman font, font size 12, line spacing 1.

Details will be communicated to the authors by mid-October 2022.

If the abstract is accepted as an E-Poster presentation, the presenting author will be required to make it available for discussion during the corresponding E-Poster presentation.

The posters will be displayed close to the exhibition area.

For further information please contact us by email.

Active participation - POSTERS

Instructions for creating E-poster:

·        Template for E-poster in MS Power Point programme is for download

·        Poster size settings (width 52 cm, height unrestricted) in “Design / Slide size”

·        Insert text, graphs and pictures

·        We kindly ask you to send your E-poster to e-mail address of the organizer: until 20th November 2022 in PPT or PDF format (300 dpi)

Template for download

Accommodation Assistance by Progress CA, s.r.o.

Online at

DoubleTree by Hilton ****
Trnavská cesta 27/A, 831 11 Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Lindner Hotel Gallery Central****
Metodova 4, 821 08 Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Hotel Set ****
Kalinčiakova 12085/29A, 831 04 Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Single room
Double room
Double Tree by Hilton
 € 109
 € 127
Lindner Hotel Gallery Central
 € 109
 € 127
Hotel SET
 € 72
 € 85
City Hotel Bratislava
 € 87
 € 103

The prices are per room per night, including VAT and are for information only. 

The exact room rate will be confirmed upon booking, depending on room type and occupancy. Each participant is obliged to book his/her accommodation in the selected hotel online at Progress CA s.r.o. by 15 August 2022 at the latest. 

The number of places in individual hotels is limited, we recommend early booking of accommodation. After the deadline of 15 August 2022, it will not be possible to guarantee free rooms. 

Once you have registered to participate online via the website, an advance invoice will be emailed to you, upon which please pay the required items.

Group bookings cannot be made online as different conditions apply. If you need to register a group, please contact the Organising Secretariat at  


The event is included in the ARS CME Continuing Medical Education. Registered participants will receive confirmation of attendance on the last day of the congress.