ERS- European Respiratory Society
The European Respiratory Society (ERS) is an international organisation that brings together physicians, healthcare professionals, scientists and other experts working in respiratory medicine. It is one of the leading medical organisations in the respiratory field, with a growing membership representing over 160 countries. Its mission is to promote lung health in order to alleviate suffering from disease and drive standards for respiratory medicine globally. Science, education and advocacy are at the core of everything that ERS does. The ERS’ network targets more than 30’000 healthcare professionals and its International Congress gather each year around 20’000 delegates.
ERS is involved in promoting scientific research and providing access to high-quality educational resources. It also plays a key role in advocacy – raising awareness of lung disease amongst the public and politicians.
Valérie Vaccaro: Scientific Activities Senior Coordinator