Florian Klett, EUPATI Fellows Alumni Coordinator
He studied Adventure Tourism Management (BA) and Project Management (MSc) in Birmingham, UK. Passionate about working with people, he is PARE Programme Manager at the European League Against Rheumatism – EULAR (www.eular.org) and General Secretary at FOREUM – Foundation for Research in Rheumatology (www.foreum.org).
At EULAR he monitors the implementation of EULAR’s recommendation to include patients in scientific activities, coordinates the Network of Patient Research Partners and the activities of the PARE (People with Arthritis / Rheumatism in Europe) committee including the youth network in EULAR, young PARE (www.youngpare.org).
At FOREUM, Florian supports the work of committees involved in fundraising for and initiating research on Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases.
On a national level, Florian helps support the development of a Swiss EUPATI National Platform.
„Attending the EUPATI course is a real eye opener for me. The energy and wealth of experience of fellow students is simply inspirational. The quality and relevance of the education given translates in a feeling of real empowerment and creates an atmosphere of purpose and wilingness l to understand and change the environment we are living within.“
In 2017, Florian Klett has become the EUPATI Fellows Alumni Coordinator, he will the contact point to the EUPATI Programme, the Fellows and the national platforms.