11 easy steps to initiate and run a UCARE project/study

  • Step 1: UCAREs who want to apply to run a project should check on the website for ongoing, past, and approved projects in preparation. Project applications are reviewed, approved and assigned to project leaders on a first come first serve basis.
  • Step 2: Send a proposal to the UCARE OFFICE (see template)
  • Step 3: The UCARE OFFICE sends it out to the Scientific Advisory Board
  • Step 4: Board decision (if the decision is no: there’ll be an invitation to revise, reject; if yes: ok/suggestions for improvement, and the Board will nominate a responsible UCARE Steering Committee project advisor a USCPA)
  • Step 5: The UCARE Scientific Advisory Board informs the UCARE Office of their decision, and if the decision is yes, of the USCPA
  • Step 6: The UCARE Office informs the applicant
  • Step 7: The applicant / project leader, together with the USCPA, initiates the project
  • Step 8: The project leader, with the USCPA, invites UCAREs to participate (UCARE office is cc on all communication)
  • Step 9: The project leader reports on the project’s progress as outlined in the proposal to the UCARE office
  • Step 10: The project is completed and report or publication is sent to the UCARE office
  • Step 11: CURE criteria for authorship apply and UCARE is acknowledged. The publication is posted on the UCARE website

Download Application for a UCARE project/study

Professor Marcus Maurer is joined by Dr Emek Kocatürk Göncü who addresses concerns regarding the impact of COVID-19 infection in patients with chronic urticaria and summarises the results of the recent UCARE project, PREG-CU.

 

Link: https://www.medthority.com/csu-learning-zone/podcast-series/

Read more

For many years, antihistamines have been a cornerstone of chronic urticaria therapy, but is there room for improvement? In this episode, Professor Martin Church reflects on the enormous progress that has been made in the field of urticariology over the course of his career and discusses what is yet to come for patients with this devastating disease.

Link:...

Read more

Professor Marcus Maurer is joined by “UCARE father”, Dr Luis Felipe Ensina, to discuss the frequently underestimated burden of urticaria, which Dr Ensina explains is not limited to the patients themselves, but may indirectly impact numerous friends and family members as well.

Read more

Contact us

GA²LEN coordinating Office
c/o DGAKI
Robert-Koch-Platz 7
10115 Berlin, Germany

UCARE office
Laura Schwenner

info(at)ga2len-ucare.com