Physical branch meetings are currently cancelled due to COVID-19. However there are virtual activities being run by some branches. Please contact your local branch for more information.

We hope you find the information on these pages helpful. Our team is working tirelessly to provide up to date advice in relation to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic. Record numbers of people are now turning to NASS for support, and we hope to be here for everyone. Our helpline and advice service are only possible thanks to donations from people like you.

If you are able to make a donation to NASS today, we'd be so grateful.


Professional events

BRITSpA is happy to announce its new 2021 Online Seminar Series, Focus on axial spondyloarthritis. These courses are aimed at health care professionals and will cover key areas for the identification, diagnosis and management of axial spondyloarthritis, including:

  • Disease presentation, diagnosis and classification.
  • The role of imaging
  • Extra-articular manifestations of axSpA
  • Common comorbidities
  • Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management

Meetings will be recorded and will be made available on line until June 2021. CPD points will be available according to the number of sessions attended.

For more details on upcoming seminars visit the BRITSpA website