Workforce and job planning

Physician workforce The number of rheumatologists recorded in the 2018–19 census of consultants and higher specialty trainees in the UK is:  Role... more

Education and training

The GMC-approved rheumatology curriculum defines the training for the specialty. Trainees now train over a 5-year period in rheumatology and general internal medicine. The curr... more

Research and innovation

Rheumatology has a strong academic and research base, and involvement from all grades is encouraged and supported. Integrated clinical academic training is well established an... more