As a major thrust in the educational activity, IARET has been involved in organizing an annual scientific update in the field of Immunology & Rheumatology without a break since the year 2003. A total of 19 such events have been organized till date.

This full-day scientific update program consists of deliberations on a particular area of importance in Immunology / Rheumatology with a focus on the latest advancements in basic scientific aspects as well as the diagnostic and medical management areas each year. Deliberations are conducted by a panel of eminent specialists in the field of interest from different parts of India.

In addition to the above, the event also involves the Post MD Immunology & Rheumatology fellowship students and junior faculty from CRICR, involving case presentations, quiz programs, etc. The participants include invitees and registered delegates from among the primary physicians and postgraduate medical students in Bengaluru and other parts of Karnataka.