European Respiratory Society International Congress

6 Sep 2014 - 10 Sep 2014
Munich, Germany
European Respiratory Society

The congress featured speakers from among the world’s leading experts in the field

​The International Congress of the European Respiratory Society (ERS) is one of the largest gatherings of respiratory professionals in the world and a platform for communicating important improvements in the understanding and treatment of lung disease. 2014, Munich hosted the ERS’s 24th edition on the theme “Breathe Clean Air”. The scientific programme covered novelties, research and the most recent data on this topic and on the topics of tuberculosis, respiratory infections, lung cancer, sleep and control of breathing, allergy and immunology, pulmonary circulation and pulmonary vascular disease, among others. Over 4,200 abstracts were accepted.

At ERS, ECDC experts on Tuberculosis presented:

  • Drug resistance among tuberculosis cases in the European Union and European Economic Area, 2007 to 2012 (Monday, 08/09 15:30)
  • The European Union Standards for Tuberculosis Care: Do they need an update (Tuesday, 09/09 14:45)


More information

ERS International Congress 2014 website