European Respiratory Society International Congress
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)
Flu Awareness Week, 5-9 October 2020
5 Oct 2020 to 9 Oct 2020 - The Flu Awareness Week is marked across the WHO European Region every year in October. It aims to raise awareness of the importance of vaccination for people’s health and well-being and to increase the uptake of seasonal influenza vaccination of people with underlying risk factors.
7th European Scientific Working group on Influenza (ESWI)
13 Sep 2020 to 16 Sep 2020 - The ESWI Influenza Conferences are the largest European scientific conferences entirely dedicated to influenza