Sonia Buist, MD, center, with the students of the inaugural MECOR Indonesia in Bogor in April.

Methods in Epidemiologic, Clinical and Operations Research: Two Decades of ATS Work Abroad

This year, the ATS is celebrating the 20th anniversary of MECOR’s pilot program, the International Respiratory Epidemiology Course, which was developed with a “bootstraps” philosophy by Sonia Buist, MD. Continue


Message from the President
Dr. Finn met with leaders at the White House to discuss health effects of climate change in June on the day President Obama announced his plan to address global warming. More


Childhood ILD Guidelines
The ATS has published the first evidence-based clinical practice guidelines on the classification, evaluation and management of childhood interstitial lung disease (chILD) in infants. More


Professionalism and Ethics
The ATS Board of Directors has approved a new “American Thoracic Society Policy Related to Professionalism and Ethical Conduct.” More


Gordon L. Snider
ATS Past President Gordon L. Snider, MD, a distinguished Amberson Lecturer who established Boston University’s Pulmonary Section and greatly contributed to COPD and Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency research, has died. More