Special Projects are short-term, low time commitment volunteer activities.
WHO: Open to all current members of the ACR/ARP. Ideally suited for first-time volunteers!
WHAT: These positions vary in nature. Examples include writing a column for The Rheumatologist, reviewing website content, or sending an email to your lawmakers.
WHEN: The call for applications will open in January 2022. Committee leaders will reach out to interested volunteers on an as-needed basis.
WHY: Enhance your CV with volunteerism and connect with your rheumatology colleagues while maintaining flexibility in your busy schedule.
HOW: Click the button “Special Projects Volunteer Application” to tell us your preferred areas of service. The staff liaison for your selections will contact you as opportunities arise.
The Special Projects call for volunteer applications is closed. The call for volunteer applications will open in January 2022.
The opportunities are organized by committee. Next to each opportunity, you will also see an icon which indicates the type of activity, e.g., advocacy, research, technology, etc. Refer to the Volunteer Categories section at the top of this page to see a legend of the icons.
Get the details on the scope of work for each ACR standing committee.