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Deadline Extension! Best of ATS Video Lecture Series (BAVLS)

The deadline to submit to the2019 BAVLS Spring Cycle has been EXTENDED! BAVLS invites all members of the ATS Community to submit a teaching video that demonstrates that their lecture is among the best in the field. Cash prizes will be awarded to the Top 3 videos at the ATS International Conference.

Click here to see past submitted videos to BAVLS!

Deadline: March 25, 2019. 

For more information about Assembly Programs, contact Vladimir Crevecoeur.



#ATS2019 – Join the Conversation!

Just like last year, ATS 2019 will offer a variety of ways to engage on social media, whether you’re in Dallas or not!

ATS members can now add their social media information to their member pages on, under “Update your Profile” to make it easy to connect with other ATS members on social media. It will also allow you to print your Twitter handle on your ATS 2019 badge.

Make sure to follow the ATS on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat (find us by searching for @atscommunity). If you’re attending the conference and would be interested in live-tweeting a session reach out to Stephanie Fulgione, ATS social media manager.



A Special Thank You from the Foundation: Honor Roll of Donors

The ATS Foundation is pleased to recognize our members, partners, and friends who made gifts between Jan. 1, 2018 and Dec. 31, 2018, by including them on our Honor Roll of Donors. These generous supporters will be recognized on signs throughout the ATS 2019 International Conference in Dallas, Texas. To change a listing, simply contact

If you’d like to donate to the ATS Foundation, Amazon makes it easy! By shopping at and selecting the “ATS Foundation (dba Breathing Better: Curing Respiratory Diseases Through Research)” as your charity of choice, Amazon will donate 0.5 percent of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchase to the ATS Foundation.

Thank you for everything you do for the ATS, the Foundation, young investigators, patients, and respiratory health worldwide!


Plan Your Trip to ATS 2019: Best in Pediatric Research and Education

Thousands of pediatric-focused professionals gather during the International Conference to learn and present exciting clinical and research advances in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine that affect infants, children, and adolescents. Now, with full registration open for sessions, workshops, and other events at ATS 2019, you can reserve your spot!

Pediatric highlights include:


Learn more about the sessions members are already talking about!



Deadline Approaching: Nominations for Ziskind Clinical Research Scholar Award

The Ziskind Clinical Research Scholar Award is an ATS Foundation award that honors pulmonary and critical care fellows engaged in clinical research.

To be considered for the Ziskind Clinical Research Scholar Award (a one-time award of $500), applicants must first be nominated by a faculty mentor, division director, program director, or asso­ciate program director.

Please send the Nomination Letter and Supporting Documents to Melinda Garcia on or before Friday, March 29, 2019. An electronic notification will be sent to you upon submission. Please reference "Ziskind Clinical Research Scholar" in subject line.

Learn more and nominate someone today!