ERS 2019 Annual Congress

All Events From : Sep 28th, 2019 | 09:00 am
To : Oct 2nd, 2019 - 05:00 pm
Venue : IFEMA Feria De Madrid Convention Center, Madrid, Spain

The annual European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress is the largest respiratory meeting in the world. This year, ERS 2019 will be held at the IFEMA Feria De Madrid Convention Center in Madrid.

About ERS 2019

ERS is the place where professionals from all areas of respiratory medicine come together to meet. Every year the congress boasts an outstanding scientific and educational programme, the aim of which is to address the needs of researchers, clinicians, general practitioners and allied health professionals. Additionally, the event will include research seminars, courses, a Lung Science Conference, as well as, Sleep and Breathing Conference.

The ERS Annual Congress aims to drive standards in respiratory health through education and professional development, and once again POWERbreathe International will be present.

Visit us in Hall 10 Stand L15.

Highlights at ERS

At ERS 2019 they will be holding a Clinical Year in Review. This will look at ‘Non-pharmacological interventions to prevent functional decline in chronic lung diseases: Advances in pulmonary rehabilitation and secondary prevention.’ It will be chaired by I. Vogiatzis, clinical exercise physiology, pulmonary rehabilitation, as well as, M Spruit, Professor in Rehabilitation Sciences.

There will be a couple of sessions of particular interest in the afternoon of Tuesday 1st October at ERS 2019. These are:

14:45 - Value of respiratory muscle conditioning in respiratory rehabilitation for patients with cystic fibrosis and COPD by D. Langer of Leuven, Belgium. Professor Dr Daniel Langer is an expert in respiratory rehabilitation and respiratory muscle training and testing.

15:15 - ERS Statement on respiratory mechanics and muscle testing at rest and during exercise in chronic lung disorders by S. Vergès of Grenoble, France. Dr. Samuel Vergès is an expert in respiratory and exercise Physiology.

ERS 2019 Annual Congress

Event Contact & Location

Contact Person : Monika Stonyte
Phone : +44 1926 816100
Email :
Address : POWERbreathe International Ltd.
Northfields Road
CV47 0FG

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