AYR Membership


  • Free access to APLAR Educational Resources
  • Free online access to International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases (IJRD)
  • Reduced registration fees for APLAR Congress and Focused Meetings (Trainees and Poster presentation)
  • Poster Award and Travel Grant

Members of AYR can apply for:

  • APLAR-EULAR Exchange Program
  • Positions within the AYR Board
  • Research and Clinical Fellowships
  • Travel grants to attend APLAR Congress and Focused Meetings



All Rheumatologists and trainees with age 40 years or younger from Member National Organisations (MNOs) of APLAR are eligible to apply for the AYR membership.

Application can be made online.

All applicants need to be a member of their national societies of rheumatology.