Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a chronic and complex autoimmune disease which causes systemic inflammation and may involve any organ system. Childhood-onset SLE (cSLE) is rare, with an incidence of 0.36-0.9 per 100,000 children and a prevalence of 1.9-25.7 per 100,000 children-years worldwide.
Who we are
We are a group of worldwide rheumatologists pediatricians specialized in
Lupus Nephritis disease.
We focus on Induction Therapy and aim to create a repository.
Vice Group Leader
Grant awarding officer
WG Vice leader
WG Grant awarding officer
WG Communication officer
WG Repository officer
WG registry officer
Belde Kasap Demir
Jovana Paunovic Pantic
WG member & Managing Comitee Registry officer
How to participate ?
You are interested in CliPS ?
You can get involved at 2 different levels :
Answer our questionnaires
Share your experience through the CliPS questionnaire.
We have 5 questionnaires, each of them treats a different medical condition :
•Kawasaki and Iga Vasculitis
•Biologics in monogenic auto inflammatory disease
Join our Working Groups
The CliPS project receives COST European funding for all networking and dissemination activities for the next 4 years.
Join one of our Working Groups (for 1 of the 5 medical conditions) and get involved in:
•The data analysis process,
•The creation of the repository and
•In the dissemination of the project
1) Create your COST profile : https://e-services.cost.eu/user/registration/email
connect to our Action's page on the COST website
2) Apply to become a WG member (https://www.cost.eu/actions/CA21168/) in the working group section