For the first time, CHEST is partnering with the Swiss Respiratory Society (SGP) and the two societies will jointly organize this meeting in Basel, Switzerland. Next to several colleagues from the US, the program committee also counts on representatives of several European countries, including Germany, Austria, Spain, Italy, Portugal, France, UK and Greece.
The American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) is a global leader in advancing best patient outcomes through innovative chest medicine education, clinical research, and team-based care. With members in 100 countries around the world, CHEST champions the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of chest diseases through education that connects health-care professionals to the latest clinical research and a wide array of evidence-based guidelines.
Featuring scientific program highlights from CHEST 2016 in LA, the program will deliver current pulmonary and sleep medicine topics presented by world-renowned faculty in a variety of innovative, instructional formats. Handson sessions on interventional pneumology and lung function, scientific abstract submission, state of the art sessions
on COPD, asthma, interstitial lung disease, sleep medicine, lung cancer, pulmonary hypertension, cystic fibrosis, infection, bronchiectasis, lung transplantation and occupational medicine - a program not to miss.