BRITSpA’s successful abstract competition is running again this year with a £500 award for the best abstract. Submissions relating to any clinical or basic science aspect of axial SpA are open to all members. If you are not a member but still would like to submit your research to the BRITSpA Annual Scientific Meeting, please team up with an existing BRITSpA member or contact us, so we can advise. Abstracts should be no more than 300 words and should be in a Background, Aims, Methods, Results, conclusions format.  Please send all abstracts to secretary@britspa.co.uk by 30th June 2018. Those selected for oral and poster presentations will be notified shortly thereafter.