Dutch Association of Rehabilitation Doctors / Nederlandse Vereniging van Revalidatieartsen (VAR)
The Dutch Association of Rehabilitation Physicians (VRA) is the national scientific association of doctors who are registered as a rehabilitation physician in the Register of the Registration Committee of Medical Specialists (RGS). The VRA is an organization of professional and expert members whose primary purpose is to promote the social participation and autonomy of their patients. The association was founded on April 16, 1955, and has more than 800 members. Within the VRA, various committees, working groups and steering groups operate. They advise, depending on their status, whether or not requested the board on developments in the field. The day-to-day work is done by the agency of VRA.