On November 20, 2020, a ceremonial meeting of the journal „Rheumatology” was held, transmitted on-line. During the meeting Marek Tombarkiewicz – director of the National Institute of Geriatry, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation and Maria Maślińska – editor-in-chief of the journal presented the awards: gold, silver and bronze feathers, for the best Polish original scientific articles, published in the journal „Rheumatologia” in 2019.

List of the Polish winners of the Rheumatology Feathers Award:

Golden Feather Reumatologii in 2019 for authors: Piotra Wojdasiewicza, Anny Wajdy, Ewy Haładyj, Katarzyny Romanowskiej-Próchnickiej, Anny Felis-Giemzy, Jolanty Nałęcz-Janik, Marceli Walczyk, Marzeny Olesińskiej, Beaty Tarnackiej, Agnieszki Paradowskiej-Goryckiej. Article: IL-35, TNF-α, BAFF, and VEGF serum levels in patients with different rheumatic diseases

Silver Feather Reumatologii in 2019 for authors: Andrzeja Pawlika, Agnieszki Paradowskiej-Goryckiej, Krzysztofa Safranowa, Violetty Dziedziejko,  Grażyny Dutkiewicz, Sylwii Słuczanowskiej-Głąbowskiej, Zygmunta Juzyszyna, Marka Droździka. Article: SLC22A5 polymorphism associated with risk of extra-articular manifestations in rheumatoid arthritis patients

Bronze Feather Reumatologii  in 2019 for authors: Marii Maślińskiej, Agnieszki Paradowskiej-Goryckiej, Małgorzaty Mańczak, Kingi Kostyry-Grabczak, Brygidy Kwiatkowskiej. Article: The level of TGF-β in sera of patients with primary Sjögren’s syndrome

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Bronze Feather Reumatologii  in 2019 for authors: Marty Madej, Patryka Woytali, Marka Frankowskiego, Łukasza Lubińskiego, Renaty Sokolik, Agaty Sebastian,  Beaty Maciążek-Chyry, Piotra Wilanda. Article: Tofacitinib in the treatment of active rheumatoid arthritis – single-center experience

 Congratulations to all Distinguished scientists!