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Upcoming Events:

Industry Innovations, “Exploring the Role of OFEV® (nintedanib) Capsules” 

Join us for a review of the background information followed by an overview of the OFEV pivotal safety and efficacy data.

When: 6:30 p.m. ET, Sept. 22, 2021 
Register now!

Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceutical Company, Inc.  


Upcoming Twitter Chat

Join Mary B. Rice, MD, MPH, (@MaryRice_LungDr), Chris Carlsten, MD (@PollutionLa), and Daniel L. Costa, ScD (@dlcosta66) on Twitter to discuss, “Respiratory Impacts of Wildland Fire Smoke: Future Challenges and Policy Opportunities. An Official American Thoracic Society Workshop Report.”

When: 12 p.m. ET, Sept. 13, 2021
Where: Twitter, using #ATSchat


COVID-19 Critical Care Training Forum Episode 35, “Caring for Yourself So You Can Care for Others: How to Manage Anger, Frustration and Sadness in the Setting of Caring for Unvaccinated Critical Care Covid Patients”

When: 8 p.m. ET, Sept. 21, 2021
Register now!


Pulmonary Fibrosis and Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Management of Your Lung Fibrosis

Please join us for a virtual roundtable hosted by the American Thoracic Society Public Advisory Roundtable as part of its “Lung Disease Week at the ATS” initiative, a program designed to facilitate information exchange between patients and experts on matters relating to lung and airway disorders.

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


CME Opportunity! EGPA: Facilitating Prompt Recognition and Optimal Treatment

In, "EGPA: Facilitating Prompt Recognition and Optimal Treatment," a one-hour activity led by three EGPA experts. Full CME information is available here.

Expires: Nov. 13, 2021
Register and get started now!

Supported by an educational grant from GlaxoSmithKline.

PINE Series: Cystic Fibrosis

Join the ATS Assembly on Pulmonary Infections (PI-TB) Early Career Professionals Working Group, for a “Pulmonary Infection Network of Experts” (PINE) webinar, which seeks to highlight a different pulmonary infection each month.

When: 3 p.m. ET, Sept. 10, 2021
Register now!


ATS Virtual Career Fair

Update your resume and join us for a Virtual Career Fair! Employers will be on hand to share information about their organizations through screencast presentations and video/audio broadcasts, as well as to conduct chat sessions and video interviews.

When: 11 a.m. ET, Sept. 30, 2021
Register now!


Don’t Forget! Submit Your Abstracts for ATS 2022!

Join us for the ATS 2022 International Conference in San Francisco! Abstracts can report on basic, translational, and clinical science research; epidemiologic, social, biobehavioral, and psychosocial investigations; or educational and quality improvement projects.

If you would like guidance as you begin the submission process, please see our resources:

View the full submission criteria, and begin yours today!
Deadline: 5 p.m. ET, Nov. 3, 2021



ATS Underrepresented-in-Medicine Mentoring Program

The ATS’s new Underrepresented-in-Medicine (URM) Mentoring Program is aimed at senior fellows, post-doctoral fellows and junior faculty members who identify as a member of a URM group.  This pilot program presented by the ATS Health Equity and Diversity Committee (HEDC), will consist of formal activities, guidance by HEDC members, and peer/group mentoring.

One in-person (or hybrid) URM mentoring meeting is planned for each ATS International Conference with at least two other meetings held virtually each year.

Join us for our next meeting at 5 p.m. ET, Sept 22, 2021, discussing “Identifying a Career Track: Academia, Industry, Government or NGO?”

Learn more and apply now!


Apply Now! 2021 Research Grant Cycle

The ATS Research Program  grant cycle is open!

Thanks to our partners, we are able to maximize the number of grants we can support. In addition to partner grants, the 2021 portfolio will include the ATS Unrestricted Grants, an ATS Diversity Grant, and the ATS Nursing Research Grant. Learn more and apply!