Governance

The Society's Annual General Meeting 2017

Rheumatology 2017, ICC Birmingham

The International Convention Centre, ICC

Broad Street, Birmingham, B1 2EA

Email - governance@rheumatology.org.uk


The Society's Annual General Meeting will be held on the 26 April 2017 at the ICC in Birmingham at 1.00pm - 2.15pm.

An agenda and papers will be sent to you closer to the date by the Electoral Reform Services (ERS); we urge you to add their email to your contacts so you don’t miss out on important papers such as ballot papers onlinevoting@electoralreform.co.uk

Equally, it is important that we your correct email so please update your emails by end of March to ensure you don’t miss these papers and the chance to vote!

The deadline for return of ballots will be strictly adhered to and is noon 20 April. If you requested paper mailings then remember to open immediately to meet the deadline.

The following papers will be available for download in April. Copies will also be available at the meeting for your convenience.


AGM 2017 meeting papers:
  • Letter from the CEO
  • Agenda
  • Draft minutes of the 2016 AGM
  • Society’s Rules and summary of changes
  • Treasurer’s Report: 2018 Fees
  • Trustees Annual Accounts and Report (TAR)
  • Summarised Financial Statements
We hope to see you all there!


The trustees duties include ensuring that BSR delivers its objectives through its activities.
The Society’s objects (the objects) are to promote for the public benefit:
2.1 the advancement of education, research and training of the multidisciplinary team;

2.2 the development of clinical and scientific knowledge about arthritis, musculoskeletal and autoimmune rheumatic conditions; and
2.3 the advancement of health by the improvement of standards of clinical care in paediatric, adolescent and adult rheumatology.’

The Trustees have established a number of committees and working groups to deliver the programme of activities and services designed to achieve our objectives. To find out more about our committees and how you can get involved please visit our Committees page.


Governing documents:

If you have any queries, please contact us.