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Get a Jump on 2021 and Earn CME/MOC with the ATS!

Learn what’s new in nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease from a panel of experts who will discuss best practices for diagnosis and management of this increasingly common disease. Download slides, and complete the video modules to earn CME credits.

You can also visit the ATS Store on-demand to access CME/MOC webcast packages! All elements of this activity — the course webcast, the MOC exam and the CME evaluation — are available on-demand and may be accessed online via the learner’s account in the ATS Store and ATS Exam websites.

ATS members receive a 20 percent discount! Learn more.


Upcoming Events

Career Development Core Training: “How to Use Social Media”

Social media can be a way for physicians to share accurate information, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic and upcoming vaccine arrival. Join us for best practices in using social media for physicians.

When: 12 p.m. ET, Jan. 13, 2021
Register now.


Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: A Deeper Dive

Join us for a case discussion on the clinical application and effective strategies to integrate the emerging data into treatment regimens to improve outcomes for individuals with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. View CME information!

When: 1 p.m. ET, Jan. 21, 2021
Register now.


Joint ATS/CHEST Webinar: Everything You Need to Know About the CMS 2021 Final Payment Rule

The ATS and CHEST will be jointly hosting a webinar to explain key polices finalized in the recent 2021 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule. Learn more!

When: 12 p.m. ET, Jan. 26, 2021
Register now.

ATS 2021 Virtual Opportunities for Early Career Professionals!

Registration is now open for the ATS 2021 Fellows Track Symposium, Resident Boot Camp, and Student Scholars programs for early career professionals (ECP). All ATS ECP programs will be held virtually this year. 

Student Scholars Program
Benefit from one-on-one mentoring and experience trailblazing science, professional education, and focused career development!

Resident Boot Camp
Flourish on the first day of fellowship! This training course helps prepare internal medicine and pediatric residents, as well as chief residents and hospitalists, for their adult or pediatric pulmonary and critical care fellowship program beginning July 2021.

Fellows Track Symposium
Join renowned faculty to discuss clinical issues related to understanding a variety of diseases and related topics, including COPD, interstitial lung disease, and important new information regarding systemic involvement in critical care.

Please contact Liz Guzman for any questions about the Fellows Track Symposium or Students Scholars program, or Lauren Lynch with questions about the Resident Boot Camp.


COVID-19 Real-Time Learning Network Updates

Watch now! New videos for health care providers, with an introduction from Anthony Fauci, MD, sharing information about COVID-19 vaccine development and safety. You can also view the associated toolkit.   
See all COVID-19 Real-Time Learning Network Updates!

Join us for the weekly Clinician Call and review the past three calls in the CDC/IDSA Clinician Call Library.

When: 3 p.m. ET, Jan. 9, 2021
Register now.


Apply Now: BEAR Cage 2021!

Early career investigators! Want to win up to $10,000? Submit your unique, translational research proposals to the seventh annual BEAR (Building Education to Advance Research) Cage Competition for a chance to win ahead of the ATS 2021 International Conference. Past BEAR Cage winners and finalists have gone on to publish their findings in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, and other publications. BEAR Cage alumni have also given seminars at the NIH, been chosen to give Sunrise Seminars at ATS International Conference, been selected to serve on ATS Committees, and have won many awards for their innovative initiatives. See all past finalists and find out where are they now. 

Enter the BEAR Cage for a chance to present your findings to a panel of experts at the 2021 BEAR Cage!

Deadline: Jan. 20, 2021